GRE Word List

PARANOIA

psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac

The meaning of the word paranoia is psychosis marked by delusions of grandeur or persecution; N: ADJ: paranoid, paranoiac.

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netherlower; Ex. nether garments/regions
misogynisthater of woman; CF. misogyny
errantwandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
prevailbe widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
archipelagogroup of closely located islands
tramplestep heavily with the feet; crush under the feet
resolvedecide; settle; solve; separate; make a determined decision; N. resolution
floridruddy; (of a complexion) reddish; flowery; very ornate; CF. rose
converseopposite; ADJ.
confidentialspoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary