GRE Word List

OPPORTUNIST

one that is opportunistic or that practices opportunism

The meaning of the word opportunist is one that is opportunistic or that practices opportunism.

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staminathe bodily or mental capacity to sustain a prolonged stressful effort or activity : endurance
flaccidnot firm or stiff
potablesuitable for drinking
unassumingnot assuming : modest
ferociousexhibiting or given to extreme fierceness and unrestrained violence and brutality
deflectto turn (something) aside especially from a straight course or fixed direction
incarnationthe act of incarnating : the state of being incarnate
tauntto reproach or challenge in a mocking or insulting manner : jeer at
alchemya medieval chemical science and speculative philosophy aiming to achieve the transmutation of the base metals into gold, the discovery of a universal cure for disease, and the discovery of a means of indefinitely prolonging life
primto give a prim or demure expression to