GRE Word List

EPISTEMOLOGIST

philosopher who studies the nature of knowledge; N. epistemology

The meaning of the word epistemologist is philosopher who studies the nature of knowledge; N. epistemology.

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WordMeaning
predeterminedetermine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly
taciturnhabitually silent; talking little
deputizework or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away
nebulousvague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
tippledrink (alcoholic beverages) frequently; N: alcoholic drink
featuredistinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent
culminationhighest point; climax; V. culminate in: reach the highest point in; end in; Ex. a series of minor clashes culminating in war
abeyancesuspended action
effulgentshining brightly; brilliant
chastisepunish as by beating; criticize severely