GRE Word List

MODE

prevailing style; current fashion; manner; way of doing something; Ex. in the latest mode; Ex. simple mode of life

The meaning of the word mode is prevailing style; current fashion; manner; way of doing something; Ex. in the latest mode; Ex. simple mode of life.

Random words

WordMeaning
immuneresistant to; free or exempt from; N. immunity
nigglespend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
latitudefreedom from narrow limitations
parsimonystinginess; excessive frugality; ADJ. parsimonious
felonperson convicted of a grave crime; CF. felony: serious crime
pliableflexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
adjoinbe next to
adaptmake or become suitable for a specific use; alter; modify; adjust; N. adaptation: act of adapting; composition recast into a new form; Ex. The play is an adaption of a short novel.
genuflectbend the knee as in worship
indifferentunmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad