GRE Word List


not to be avoided or evaded : necessary

The meaning of the word imperative is not to be avoided or evaded : necessary.

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idolatrythe worship of a physical object as a god
bravehaving or showing mental or moral strength to face danger, fear, or difficulty : having or showing courage
repineto feel or express dejection or discontent : complain
cresta showy tuft or process on the head of an animal and especially a bird see bird illustration
litheeasily bent or flexed
bilkto block the free development of : frustrate
covertnot openly shown, engaged in, or avowed : veiled
humilityfreedom from pride or arrogance : the quality or state of being humble
preponderancea superiority in weight, power, importance, or strength