GRE Word List


movable; not fixed; N. mobility

The meaning of the word mobile is movable; not fixed; N. mobility.

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ordaindecree or command; grant holy orders; predestine; install as a minister, priest, or rabbi; N. ordainment; CF. ordination
tutelaryprotective; pertaining to a guardianship; Ex. tutelary deities
limpwalk lamely; ADJ: lacking firmness; weak
provenanceplace of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come
parchmentwriting material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
rectifyset right; correct; CF. rect-: right
chauvinistblindly devoted patriot; zealous adherent of a group, cause, or sex; ADJ. chauvinistic; CF. chauvinism; Nicolas Chauvin
flauntdisplay ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
abortiveunsuccessful; fruitless
consequentialself-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent