GRE Word List

PARADIGM

model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word

The meaning of the word paradigm is model; example that serves as a model; pattern; list of all the inflectional forms of a word.

Random words

WordMeaning
gamelyin a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
charycautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold
resolvedecide; settle; solve; separate; make a determined decision; N. resolution
felicitous(of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
rhapsodyexcessively enthusiastic expression of feeling; musical composition of irregular form (as if made up as one plays it)
adversegoing against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
throb(of a heart or machine) beat rapidly or violently; N. Ex. hearthrob: heartbeat; sweetheart
quiescentdormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
adjunctsomething attached to but holding an inferior position
impromptuwithout previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment