GRE Word List

IMPERIAL

like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism

The meaning of the word imperial is like an emperor; related to an empire; CF. imperialism.

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WordMeaning
pandemicwidespread; affecting the majority of people; N: pandemic disease; CF. all people
minatorymenacing; threatening
divergevary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
fruitionbearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
captiousfaultfinding; too critical
privationlack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive
interimmeantime; Ex. in the interim; ADJ. taking place during an interim; Ex. interim paper
verityquality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities
rendsplit; tear apart; N. rent; CF. heartrending: causing deep sorrow
bluegloomy; depressed