GRE Word List


a misleading image presented to the vision : optical illusion

The meaning of the word illusion is a misleading image presented to the vision : optical illusion.

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audita formal examination of an organization's or individual's accounts or financial situation
abrasivecausing damage, wear, or removal of surface material by grinding or rubbing : tending to abrade
probityadherence to the highest principles and ideals : uprightness
slewa large number
rebateto reduce the force or activity of : diminish
rebuketo criticize sharply : reprimand
avengeto take vengeance for or on behalf of
translucentpermitting the passage of light:
captiousmarked by an often ill-natured inclination to stress faults and raise objections
parodya literary or musical work in which the style of an author or work is closely imitated for comic effect or in ridicule