GRE Word List

PREDISPOSE

give an inclination toward (in advance); make susceptible to; Ex. predispose people to certain cancer; N. predisposition

The meaning of the word predispose is give an inclination toward (in advance); make susceptible to; Ex. predispose people to certain cancer; N. predisposition.

Random words

WordMeaning
titanicgigantic; N. titan
carrionrotting flesh of a dead body; CF. vulture
savorypleasant in taste; tasty; pleasing, attractive, or agreeable; Ex. savory reputation
paletteboard on which painter mixes pigments(coloring matters)
eventualhappening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
monumentalmassive; impressively large; built as a monument
forthcominghappening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
suspendcause to stop for a period; interrupt; hold in abeyance; defer; hang from above; exclude for a period from a position; Ex. suspended state; Ex. suspend judgment; Ex. suspended from the team; N. suspension
manifestopublic declaration of principles; statement of policy
relapsereturn to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.