GRE Word List

PASSIVE

acted upon by an external agency

The meaning of the word passive is acted upon by an external agency.

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WordMeaning
enclavea distinct territorial, cultural, or social unit enclosed within or as if within foreign territory
enactto establish by legal and authoritative act
accoutreto provide with equipment or furnishings : outfit
palpablecapable of being touched or felt : tangible
merita praiseworthy quality : virtue
clairvoyanthaving clairvoyance : able to see beyond the range of ordinary perception
miscellanyseparate writings collected in one volume
ordainto invest (see invest
importuneto press or urge with troublesome persistence
quadrupedan animal having four feet