GRE Word List

NEGLIGENCE

neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care

The meaning of the word negligence is neglect; failure to take reasonable care; ADJ. negligent: neglectful; lax; not taking enough care.

Random words

WordMeaning
renditionrendering; translation; artistic interpretation of a song, etc
moribunddying; at the point of death; CF. death
hallucinationdelusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
partitiondivide into parts
disinterestedunprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective
fluctuatewaver; shift; rise and fall as if in waves; change or vary irregularly
hortatoryencouraging; exhortive; marked by exhortation; CF. exhort
infringeviolate (a law); encroach (the right of another person)
high-flownhighly pretentious or inflated
irretrievableimpossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve