GRE Word List


a typical or ideal example : embodiment

The meaning of the word epitome is a typical or ideal example : embodiment.

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submergeto put under water
menageriea place where animals are kept and trained especially for exhibition
effulgentradiant splendor : brilliance
phariseea member of a Jewish sect of the intertestamental period noted for strict observance of rites and ceremonies of the written law and for insistence on the validity of their own oral traditions concerning the law
morosehaving a sullen and gloomy disposition
confluencea coming or flowing together, meeting, or gathering at one point
immutablenot capable of or susceptible to change
implementa device used in the performance of a task : tool
oustto remove from or dispossess of property or position by legal action, by force, or by the compulsion of necessity
spliceto unite (two ropes or two parts of a rope) by interweaving the strands