GRE Word List


fair; impartial; OP. inequitable

The meaning of the word equitable is fair; impartial; OP. inequitable.

Random words

refectorydining hall; room where meals are served (in a school)
tensionstretching; condition of being stretched; mental strain; strained relationship between groups or people
balefulevil; malignant in intent or effect; deadly; having a malign influence; portending evil; ominous; threatening; Ex. baleful look
qualmsuneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
illusionmisleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
daubsmear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
illusoryillusive; deceptive; not real
rejoinderreply; retort; comeback; V. rejoin: say in reply
demeritfault; bad quality