GRE Word List

PERSEVERE

continue steadily in spite of difficulties

The meaning of the word persevere is continue steadily in spite of difficulties.

Random words

WordMeaning
reciprocalmutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
seasonedexperienced
bunglemismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
continenceself-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
apiarya place where bees are kept
pastesmooth viscous mixture as of flour(powder made by crushing grain) and water (used as an adhesive); V: cause to adhere by applying paste
disquietudeuneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
trektravel; journey; V: make a long difficult journey
accordagreement
shearremove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors