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
propagateto cause to continue or increase by sexual or asexual reproduction
humorthat quality which appeals to a sense of the ludicrous or absurdly incongruous : a funny or amusing quality
pedantone who is unimaginative or who unduly emphasizes minutiae in the presentation or use of knowledge
celerityrapidity of motion or action
antiqueexisting since or belonging to earlier times : ancient
multiplicitythe quality or state of being multiple or various
marrowbone marrow
innovationa new idea, method, or device : novelty
allegeto assert without proof or before proving
sovereigntysupreme power especially over a body politic