GRE Word List

MERIT

a praiseworthy quality : virtue

The meaning of the word merit is a praiseworthy quality : virtue.

Random words

WordMeaning
surrogateone appointed to act in place of another : deputy
spasmodicrelating to or affected or characterized by spasm
cognateof the same or similar nature : generically alike
hermitagethe habitation of a hermit
sluran insulting or disparaging remark or innuendo : aspersion
voluminoushaving or marked by great volume or bulk : large
innocuousproducing no injury : harmless
malapropismthe usually unintentionally humorous misuse or distortion of a word or phrase
dominaterule
fetishan object (such as a small stone carving of an animal) believed to have magical power to protect or aid its owner