GRE Word List


evenness of mind especially under stress

The meaning of the word equanimity is evenness of mind especially under stress.

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malingererto pretend or exaggerate incapacity or illness (as to avoid duty or work)
paupera person destitute of means except such as are derived from charity
upshotthe final result : outcome
allegeto assert without proof or before proving
hirelinga person who serves for hire especially for purely mercenary motives
reparablecapable of being repaired
chroniclea historical account of events arranged in order of time usually without analysis or interpretation
pecuniaryconsisting of or measured in money
startto move suddenly and violently : spring
dormantrepresented on a coat of arms in a lying position with the head on the forepaws