GRE Word List

MERIT

deserve; ADJ. meritorious: deserving reward or praise

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The meaning of the word merit is deserve; ADJ. meritorious: deserving reward or praise.

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carnalfleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body
bustpiece of sculpture showing a person's head, shoulders, and upper chest; V: break up; arrest; Ex. crimebuster
shysterlawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
agnosticone who is skeptical of the existence or knowability of a god or any ultimate reality
psychosomaticof the influence of the mind on the body (esp. with respect to disease)
tautologicalneedlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
jaundicemedical condition in which the skin, the white part of the eyes, etc. turn yellow; V: affect with jaundice; affect with prejudice, envy, or hostility; bias
auxiliaryoffering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
quandarydilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
corpuscollection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse