GRE Word List


adhering resolutely to an opinion, purpose, or design

The meaning of the word pertinacious is adhering resolutely to an opinion, purpose, or design.

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phobiaan exaggerated usually inexplicable and illogical fear of a particular object, class of objects, or situation
fatuouscomplacently or inanely foolish : silly
wringto squeeze or twist especially so as to make dry or to extract moisture or liquid
remoteseparated by an interval or space greater than usual
browseto eat (tender shoots, twigs, leaves of trees and shrubs, etc.) : to consume as browse (see browse
equanimityevenness of mind especially under stress
judiciarya system of courts of law
emissaryone designated as the agent of another : representative
malignanttending to produce death or deterioration