GRE Word List


one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects

The meaning of the word optometrist is one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects.

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skiffsmall light sailboat or rowboat
unraveldisentangle; solve
heraldmessenger; sign of something to come; V: announce; proclaim; Ex. unheralded researcher
autopsyexamination of a dead body; postmortem; V.
shrewdclever; astute
dispensedistribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
lavishliberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
rare(of air) thin in density; rarefied; Ex. rare air of the mountains
wretchmiserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile