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
salubrioushealthful; conducive to health or well-being; socially desirable; Ex. salubrious area; CF. health
pliantflexible; easily influenced
officiousmeddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
exemplaryserving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model
preciseexact
acquittaldeliverance from a charge; V. acquit: free from a charge or accusation; discharge from a duty; conduct (oneself) in a specified manner
aspireseek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
parryward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF. ธทดยดูดย ฐณณไภฬ พฦดิ
prophylacticused to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
decreeauthoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree