GRE Word List

INCONSEQUENTIAL

insignificant; unimportant

The meaning of the word inconsequential is insignificant; unimportant.

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WordMeaning
disportamuse; Ex. disport oneself; CF. divert
avaricegreediness for wealth
vicissitudechange (esp. from good to bad); change of fortune; CF. the last emperor of China
tribuneofficial of ancient Rome elected by the plebians to protect their rights; protector of the people
necromancyblack magic; sorcery; dealings with the dead; art that professes to communicate with the spirits of the dead so as to predict the future; CF. necromancer; CF. necro+divination; CF. necro-: death; Ex. necropolis
throttlestrangle; regulate the speed of with a throttle; N: valve that regulates the flow; CF. throat ?
prodigalwasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
discreditdefame; disgrace; destroy confidence in; disbelieve; N. CF. discreditable: causing discredit; shameful
respitetime for rest; interval of relief; delay in punishment; reprieve
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