GRE Word List

IDEOLOGY

system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture

The meaning of the word ideology is system of ideas characteristic of a group or culture.

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WordMeaning
exuberanceoverflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
wreakinflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
coronerpublic official who investigates any death thought to be of other than natural causes
mockridicule; deride; imitate often in derision
congruentin agreement; harmonious; corresponding; coinciding exactly; CF. congruous
airyof air; high in the air; lofty; immaterial; unreal
devoteeenthusiastic follower; enthusiast; Ex. devotee of Bach
reprobatemorally disapproved person; person hardened in sin, devoid of a sense of decency; CF. disapproved by God ?
remnantremainder
amalgamate(of societies or groups) combine; unite in one body