GRE Word List


person of no importance; nonexistence

The meaning of the word nonentity is person of no importance; nonexistence.

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reprievepostponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
scurvycontemptible; despicable; N: disease caused by deficiency of Vitamin C
jauntycheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
listlesslacking in spirit or energy; languid
defectshortcoming; V: desert (in order to join the opposite one)
transpire(of a fact) become known; be revealed; happen; give off (watery waste matter) through pores
embarkcommence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
provincialpertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
peripheralof a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
embezzlementtaking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)