GRE Word List

PEER

one who has equal standing with another; nobleman; V: look intently; N. peerage; CF. peeress

The meaning of the word peer is one who has equal standing with another; nobleman; V: look intently; N. peerage; CF. peeress.

Random words

WordMeaning
quotidiandaily; commonplace; customary; Ex. quotidian routine
skulkmove furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
effulgentshining brightly; brilliant
wafflespeak equivocally about an issue; N.
aegisshield; protection; defense
hiatusgap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break
refractoryunmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
dutiful(of people or their behavior) respectful; obedient (filled with a sense of duty)
retentiveholding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
empiricalbased on experience