GRE Word List


sound on judgment; wise

The meaning of the word judicious is sound on judgment; wise.

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irreparablenot able to be corrected or repaired; impossible to repair
dispelscatter; drive away; cause to vanish
carapaceshell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
hibernalwintry; wintery; of or like winter
bankheap; piled-up mass; embankment; lateral tilting (as of an aircraft in turning); V: pile up; protect with a bank; tilt in turning
ambienceenvironment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
scuttlesink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
pliantflexible; easily influenced
tractpropaganda pamphlet (esp. by a religious or political group); expanse of land; region of indefinite size; system of related organs; Ex. digestive tract