GRE Word List

FIGMENT

invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination

The meaning of the word figment is invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination.

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regattaboat or yacht race
dappledspotted
swipehit with a sweeping motion; N.
adaptmake or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
magisterialauthoritative; imperious; commanding; of a magistrate; Ex. magisterial study of Roman law; Ex. magisterial manner
schematicof a schema or scheme; relating to an outline or diagram; using a system of symbols; N. schema: diagrammatic representation; outline
impartgrant a share of; make known; Ex. news to impart
innuendoindirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
treadwalk; trample; N: grooved face of a tire; horizontal part of a step
pervasivespread throughout; V. pervade: (of smells, ideas, feelings) spread throughout; charge; permeate