GRE Word List

PARITY

equality; close resemblance; CF. disparate

The meaning of the word parity is equality; close resemblance; CF. disparate.

Random words

WordMeaning
overblowninflated; exaggerated
meddlesomeinterfering; V. meddle: interfere
secreteconceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive
protocoldiplomatic etiquette; ceremony and etiquette observed by diplomats; first copy of a treaty before its ratification; Ex. Protocol demands that the queen meet him at the airport.
uninhibitedunrepressed; free in behavior and feelings
craftskill (esp. with one's hands); skill in deceiving people; guile; ADJ. crafty: cleverly deceitful; cunning
quizzicalcurious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
padrechaplain (in the armed forces)
slapdashhasty and careless; haphazard; sloppy(carelessly done)
rotundacircular building or hall covered with a dome