GRE Word List

EXISTENTIAL

pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism

The meaning of the word existential is pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism.

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WordMeaning
grimcausing great fear; unrelenting; determined in spite of fear; Ex. grim smile
collaboratework together; cooperate treasonably with the enemy
credulitybelief on slight evidence; gullibility; naivete; ADJ. credulous
hermitagehome of a hermit
catastrophecalamity ; disaster
salubrioushealthful; conducive to health or well-being; socially desirable; Ex. salubrious area; CF. health
reekemit (an unpleasant odor or smoke); give off an unpleasant odor; give out smoke; Ex. reeking chimney; N: unpleasant odor; stench
sophisticatedworldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
magnateperson of prominence or influence; powerful or influential person (in business or industry); Ex. oil magnate
antidoteremedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles