GRE Word List

NOVELTY

something new or unusual

The meaning of the word novelty is something new or unusual.

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WordMeaning
dichotomya division into two especially mutually exclusive or contradictory groups or entities
astringentcausing a tightening of soft organic tissues : styptic
predisposeto dispose in advance
pittancea small portion, amount, or allowance
prologuethe preface or introduction to a literary work
bravehaving or showing mental or moral strength to face danger, fear, or difficulty : having or showing courage
nonchalancethe quality or state of being nonchalant
labyrintha place constructed of or full of intricate passageways and blind alleys
stealtha cautious, unobtrusive, and secretive way of moving or proceeding intended to avoid detection
gildto overlay with or as if with a thin covering of gold