GRE Word List


inharmonious; N. incompatibility

The meaning of the word incompatible is inharmonious; N. incompatibility.

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paraphraserestate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
allureentice; attract; tempt
cadaverouslike a corpse; pale
luminousshining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
distinctionhonor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
dyslexiaword blindness; learning disorder marked by impairment of the ability to read
insightfuldiscerning; perceptive
jocularsaid or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
temperatemoderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
dazestun as with a blow or shock; bemuse; benumb; N.