GRE Word List

PRIMAL

first in rank or importance; being first in time; original; Ex. man's primal innocence

The meaning of the word primal is first in rank or importance; being first in time; original; Ex. man's primal innocence.

Random words

WordMeaning
amenableobedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
anthropoidmanlike; resembling a human being; N.
resuscitaterevive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child
writhetwist in coils; contort in pain
repletefully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
efficacypower to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual
amalgamate(of societies or groups) combine; unite in one body
despiselook on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
amisswrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
partialincomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something