GRE Word List

INTRINSIC

belonging to the essential nature or constitution of a thing

The meaning of the word intrinsic is belonging to the essential nature or constitution of a thing.

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WordMeaning
languishto be or become feeble, weak, or enervated
solublesusceptible of being dissolved in or as if in a liquid and especially water
voracioushaving a huge appetite : ravenous
glowto shine with or as if with an intense heat
canvassto go through (a district) or go to (persons) in order to solicit orders or political support or to determine opinions or sentiments
ellipticalof, relating to, or shaped like an ellipse
componenta constituent part : ingredient
citadela fortress that commands (see command
ambrosiathe food of the Greek and Roman gods
insinuateto impart or suggest in an artful or indirect way : imply