GRE Word List

INCIDENT

an occurrence of an action or situation that is a separate unit of experience : happening

The meaning of the word incident is an occurrence of an action or situation that is a separate unit of experience : happening.

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WordMeaning
eugenicrelating to or fitted for the production of good offspring
overbearingtending to overwhelm : overpowering
chortleto sing or chant exultantly
insouciantlighthearted unconcern : nonchalance
galleya ship or boat propelled solely or chiefly by oars: such as
undulatinghaving a wavy surface, edge, or markings
ebullientboiling
repulseto drive or beat back : repel
piqueto excite or arouse especially by a provocation, challenge, or rebuff
blighta disease or injury of plants marked by the formation of lesions, withering, and death of parts (such as leaves and tubers)