GRE Word List

PARAPHRASE

a restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form

The meaning of the word paraphrase is a restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form.

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WordMeaning
zealota zealous person
adulationextreme or excessive admiration or flattery
regicidea person who kills a king
raspyharsh
vacuousemptied of or lacking content
tribulationdistress or suffering resulting from oppression or persecution
insubstantialnot substantial: such as
pathosan element in experience or in artistic representation evoking pity or compassion
bombastpretentious inflated speech or writing
graduateto receive an academic degree or diploma