GRE Word List


a subtle distinction or variation

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

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ejaculationan act of ejaculating
languiddrooping or flagging from or as if from exhaustion : weak
harpinga plucked stringed instrument consisting of a resonator, an arched or angled neck that may be supported by a post, and strings of graded length that are perpendicular to the soundboard
covetousmarked by inordinate desire for wealth or possessions or for another's possessions
immutablenot capable of or susceptible to change
anecdotea usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biographical incident
partisana firm adherent to a party, faction, cause, or person
rankrelative standing or position
pathosan element in experience or in artistic representation evoking pity or compassion
hirelinga person who serves for hire especially for purely mercenary motives