GRE Word List

PERSPICUITY

clearness of expression; freedom from ambiguity

The meaning of the word perspicuity is clearness of expression; freedom from ambiguity.

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WordMeaning
comeuppancedeserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
ossifychange or harden into bone; become hard and unchanging in one's ideas
humilityhumbleness of spirit
chasmabyss; very deep crack
sentimentalswayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
condignadequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved
corpulentvery fat; N. corpulence
crochetmake (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
subsidydirect financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
blunthaving a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt