GRE Word List


a subtle distinction or variation

The meaning of the word nuance is a subtle distinction or variation.

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matriarcha woman who rules or dominates a family, group, or state
lucrativeproducing wealth : profitable
tritehackneyed or boring from much use : not fresh or original
rolling(of land) rising and falling in long gentle slopes; happening continuously by stages; Ex. rolling devolution of power to local governments
fettera chain or shackle for the feet
cerebrationto use the mind : think
abateto decrease in force or intensity
responsivenessgiving response : constituting a response : answering
chameleonany of a family (Chamaeleontidae) of chiefly arboreal (see arboreal