GRE Word List

OPTIMUM

the amount or degree of something that is most favorable to some end

The meaning of the word optimum is the amount or degree of something that is most favorable to some end.

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WordMeaning
tritehackneyed or boring from much use : not fresh or original
applicationan act of applying:
juncturea point of time
accretionthe process of growth or enlargement by a gradual buildup: such as
quellto thoroughly overwhelm and reduce to submission or passivity
piqueto excite or arouse especially by a provocation, challenge, or rebuff
unisonidentity in musical pitch
expatiateto move about freely or at will : wander
bellicosefavoring or inclined to start quarrels or wars
fractioustending to be troublesome : unruly