GRE Word List

HUMANE

marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian

The meaning of the word humane is marked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian.

Random words

WordMeaning
ambulatoryable to walk
propheticof a prophet or prophecy; having to do with predicting the future; N. prophecy; V. prophesy; N. prophet
sedulousdiligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
decoylure or bait; V.
lateralof or coming from the side
cullpick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
precipicecliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice
gobbleeat very quickly
summationact of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
orthographycorrect spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics