GRE Word List


deserving imitation : commendable

The meaning of the word exemplary is deserving imitation : commendable.

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incarnateinvested with bodily and especially human nature and form
chroniclea historical account of events arranged in order of time usually without analysis or interpretation
usurpto seize and hold (office, place, functions, powers, etc.) in possession by force or without right
disdaina feeling of contempt for someone or something regarded as unworthy or inferior : scorn
padrea Christian clergyman
underscoreto draw a line under : underline
oratorioa lengthy choral work usually of a religious nature consisting chiefly of recitatives, arias, and choruses without action or scenery
supplicateto make a humble entreaty
sophistrysubtly deceptive reasoning or argumentation