GRE Word List

POLARIZE

split into opposite extremes or camps

The meaning of the word polarize is split into opposite extremes or camps.

Random words

WordMeaning
viledespicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
puckergather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
ravagedevastate; plunder; despoil; Ex. crops ravaged by storms
parchedextremely dry; very thirsty; V. parch: make or become extremely dry (by exposure to heat)
innovationchange; something newly introduced; introduction of something new; V. innovate: begin or introduce (something new); be creative; ADJ. innovative
temporalof time; not lasting forever; limited by time; temporary; secular; worldly
cadencerhythmic rise and fall (of words or sounds); beat; regular beat of sound; rhythm
partialincomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
archaicantiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
amblewalking at an easy unhurried pace; V: walk slowly and aimlessly