GRE Word List

EQUITY

fairness; justice; OP. inequity

The meaning of the word equity is fairness; justice; OP. inequity.

Random words

WordMeaning
pastoralrural; of rural life; idyllic; of a pastor
implorebeg
continenceself-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
reputablerespectable; having a good reputation
polaritystate of having two opposite qualities
surreptitiousdone secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
arteryblood-vessel; CF. vein
snickerhalf-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.
enraptureplease intensely; fill with rapture and delight
prelatechurch dignitary; priest of high position in the church (esp. bishop)