track ip addresses, phone numbers, etc

GRE Word List

POLEMIC

attack or defense of an opinion; controversy or refutation; argument in support of point of view; N. polemics: art of debate or controversy

The meaning of the word polemic is attack or defense of an opinion; controversy or refutation; argument in support of point of view; N. polemics: art of debate or controversy.

Random words

WordMeaning
condignadequate; (of punishment) severe and well deserved
obtrudepush (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
sectseparate religious body; faction; group of people with common beliefs within a larger group
torpedounderwater explosive apparatus; V.
generatecause; produce; create
flirtbehave in a way that attracts (sexual) attention; deal triflingly with; N: one (or woman) given to flirting; ADJ. flirtatious
deposedethrone; remove from office; give a deposition; testify
fruitionbearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
gruntutter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
affirmationpositive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination