GRE Word List

PARTIAL

incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something

The meaning of the word partial is incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something.

Random words

WordMeaning
esoterichard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
tyrobeginner; novice
reprisemusical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
graphicpertaining to the art of delineating; vividly described
memorializecommemorate
nihilistone who considers traditional beliefs to be groundless and existence meaningless; absolute skeptic; revolutionary terrorist; CF. nihilism: belief that nothing has meaning or value; belief that destruction of existing political or social institutions is necessary for future improvement
rivetmetal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross
imbuesaturate(soak thoroughly); fill; Ex. imbue someone with feelings
comatosein a coma; extremely sleepy
dys-abnormal; impaired