GRE Word List
10 Everyday Words Related to INTERNET || Vocabulary || ESL Advice
10 Everyday Words Related to INTERN...
The meaning of the word ostensible is apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition.
|disenfranchise||disfranchise; deprive of a civil right; OP. enfranchise|
|anachronism||an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic|
|orient||get one's bearings; adjust; make familiar with a situation; orientate|
|apocryphal||(of a story) widely believed but untrue|
|ogle||look at amorously; make eyes at; Ex. old men ogling young girls|
|centrifuge||machine that separates substances by whirling them|
|indeterminate||uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite|
|mete||measure; distribute; administer; Ex. mete out justice/punishment|
|prone||inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone|