GRE Word List


existing in or spreading through every part of something

The meaning of the word pervasive is existing in or spreading through every part of something.

Random words

computeto determine especially by mathematical means
besmirchto cause harm or damage to the purity, luster, or beauty of (something) : sully
wretcha miserable person : one who is profoundly unhappy or in great misfortune
aversehaving an active feeling of repugnance, dislike, or distaste
carillona set of fixed chromatically tuned bells sounded by hammers controlled from a keyboard
knottymarked by or full of knots
substantivehaving substance : involving matters of major or practical importance to all concerned
terminuseither end of a transportation line or travel route
bandyto discuss lightly or banteringly
relevanthaving significant and demonstrable bearing on the matter at hand