GRE Word List

PARAGON

a model of excellence or perfection

The meaning of the word paragon is a model of excellence or perfection.

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bridlethe headgear with which a horse is governed and which carries a bit (see bit
fumbleto grope for or handle something clumsily or aimlessly
warymarked by keen caution, cunning, and watchfulness especially in detecting and escaping danger
canterone who uses cant: such as
blisscomplete happiness
supererogatoryobserved or performed to an extent not enjoined or required
kudospraise given for achievement
treatisea systematic exposition or argument in writing including a methodical discussion of the facts and principles involved and conclusions reached
apocryphalof doubtful authenticity : spurious
unfledgednot feathered : not ready for flight