GRE Word List

NETHER

lower; Ex. nether garments/regions

The meaning of the word nether is lower; Ex. nether garments/regions.

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WordMeaning
executiveperson having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing
prototypeoriginal work used as a model by others
empathyability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
deleteerase; strike out
servitudeslavery; compulsory labor imposed as a punishment
flounderstruggle and thrash about; proceed clumsily or falter (as in water, mud, snow, etc.); proceed in confusion
resigngive up (a position, right, or claim); submit (oneself) passively
paraphraserestate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
chastendiscipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
cavilquibble; make frivolous objections; find fault unnecessarily