GRE Word List


cause; produce; give rise to

The meaning of the word engender is cause; produce; give rise to.

Random words

flicklight stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
hemsurround tightly so that movement is impossible; Ex. hem in; N.
candorfrankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid
liquidatesettle accounts; pay off (a debt); clear up; eliminate; kill or abolish
acneskin disease (on the face)
upright(sitting or standing) straight up; honest; moral
determinatehaving a fixed order of procedure; precisely defined; invariable; fixed; conclusive; final
palliateease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
incidentalnot essential; minor; N: something incidental
trajectorypath taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet