GRE Word List

INCEPTION

start; beginning

The meaning of the word inception is start; beginning.

Random words

WordMeaning
adamanthard; inflexible
reclinelie down
affrontinsult; offense; intentional act of disrespect; V: insult or hurt the feelings of intentionally
barbsharp projection from fishhook, arrow, or other object; openly cutting remark
caliberability; quality; diameter of the inside of a round cylinder; Ex. work of very high caliber
humilityhumbleness of spirit
assurancefirm statement that something is certainly true; promise or pledge; certainty; confidence in one's own ability; self-confidence; Ex. In spite of all his assurances, he did not come back; Ex. assurance of his loyalty; Ex. The teacher lacked assurance in fron of his class; V. assure; tell firmly with confidence; ensure; make (something) certain to heappen; make (someone) feel sure; give confidence to; ADJ. assured: self-assured; confident in one's own ability; showing certainty
sheerpure; thin and transparent; very steep
abatesubside or moderate
egotisticalegotistic; excessively self-centered(egocentric); self-important; conceited