GRE Word List

MEDIUM

element that is a creature's natural environment; nutrient setting in which microorganisms are cultivated; appropriate occupation or means of expression; channel of communication; compromise; middle position between extremes; intervening substance through which something else is transmitted

The meaning of the word medium is element that is a creature's natural environment; nutrient setting in which microorganisms are cultivated; appropriate occupation or means of expression; channel of communication; compromise; middle position between extremes; intervening substance through which something else is transmitted.

Random words

WordMeaning
caldronlarge kettle
diminutionlessening; reduction in size; V. diminish
sepulchertomb; V: place in a sepulcher; ADJ. sepulchral
crypticmysterious; hidden; secret
circletsmall ring; band of gold, silver, jewel, etc. (worn on the head, arms, or neck as decoration)
wheedledeceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
bacchanalnoisy party with a lot of drinking
ineffableunutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
surmiseguess; N.
representationalshowing things as they actually appear in real life