GRE Word List

GENESIS

the origin or coming into being of something

The meaning of the word genesis is the origin or coming into being of something.

Random words

WordMeaning
laymana person who is not a member of the clergy
wrestto pull, force, or move by violent wringing or twisting movements
humilityfreedom from pride or arrogance : the quality or state of being humble
sciondescendant
felicitythe quality or state of being happy
pusillanimouslacking courage and resolution : marked by contemptible timidity
antiqueexisting since or belonging to earlier times : ancient
surrogateone appointed to act in place of another : deputy
componenta constituent part : ingredient
distinctdistinguishable to the eye or mind as being discrete (see discrete