GRE Word List


something hard to understand or explain

The meaning of the word enigma is something hard to understand or explain.

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abrasivecausing damage, wear, or removal of surface material by grinding or rubbing : tending to abrade
plightto put or give in pledge : engage
resignationan act or instance of resigning something : surrender
partialof or relating to a part rather than the whole : not general or total
voodooa religion that is derived from African polytheism and ancestor worship and is practiced chiefly in Haiti
waneto decrease in size, extent, or degree : dwindle
kneadto work and press into a mass with or as if with the hands
protuberancesomething that is protuberant
preternaturalexisting outside of nature