GRE Word List

MEDIATE

settle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire

The meaning of the word mediate is settle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire.

Random words

WordMeaning
engulfsurround and swallow up
finerybeautiful clothes for a special occasion
exceptionableobjectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
recantdisclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
pratetalk idly; speak foolishly; boast idly
deportsend out of the country; behave; N. deportation, deportment
exhorturge (by strong argument or advice); Ex. The general exhorted his men to fight bravely; N. exhortation
guilelesswithout deceit
amityfriendship; peaceful relationship as between nations
vulgarof the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout