GRE Word List

ORTHODOX

traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine

The meaning of the word orthodox is traditional; (of someone) conservative in belief; adhering to an established doctrine.

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WordMeaning
prevaricatelie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
exquisitedelicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
clangorloud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
vigoractive strength; energy; enthusiasm; ADJ. vigorous
vulnerablesusceptible to wounds or attack; N. vulnerability
impassepredicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
conceitvanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
urbanesuave; refined in manner; elegant
prolificproducing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
matriculateenroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix