GRE Word List


humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V.

The meaning of the word parody is humorous imitation; spoof; takeoff; travesty; V..

Random words

indubitableunable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable
triggerset off; start
occludeshut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
militiaarmy composed of ordinary citizens rather than professional soldiers
surmiseguess; N.
apiaristperson who keeps bees
exceptexclude; N. exception: objection; exclusion; ADJ. exceptional: unusual; of unusually high quality
discretionprudence; ability to adjust actions to circumstances; freedom of action or judgment; ADJ. discreet; CF. discretionary
carnalfleshly; sensual; concerning the desires of the body
inchoate(of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass