GRE Word List

POLAR

of or relating to a geographic pole or the region around it

The meaning of the word polar is of or relating to a geographic pole or the region around it.

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WordMeaning
forgea furnace or a shop with its furnace where metal is heated and wrought : smithy
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stricturean abnormal narrowing of a bodily passage
trystan agreement (as between lovers) to meet
depravitya corrupt act or practice
malaproposin an inappropriate or inopportune way
outwitto get the better of by superior cleverness : outsmart
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dummya person who is incapable of speaking
transitoryof brief duration : temporary