GRE Word List


to strive to equal or excel

The meaning of the word emulate is to strive to equal or excel.

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iridescenthaving or exhibiting iridescence
saboteurone that practices sabotage
cacophonousmarked by cacophony : harsh-sounding
luxuriateto grow profusely : thrive
backslideto lapse morally or in the practice of religion
immutablenot capable of or susceptible to change
figurativerepresenting by a figure or resemblance : emblematic
jadedfatigued by overwork : exhausted
prognosticateto foretell from signs or symptoms : predict
burgeonto send forth new growth (such as buds or branches) : sprout