GRE Word List


belonging to the earliest period or state : original

The meaning of the word pristine is belonging to the earliest period or state : original.

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sphinx-likeenigmatic; mysterious
reconditedifficult or impossible for one of ordinary understanding or knowledge to comprehend : deep
vampirethe reanimated body of a dead person believed to come from the grave at night and suck the blood of persons asleep
skirmisha minor fight in war usually incidental to larger movements
intersticea space that intervenes between things
solemnityformal or ceremonious observance of an occasion or event
fiatan authoritative or arbitrary order : decree
flickerto move irregularly or unsteadily : flutter
convertto bring over from one belief, view, or party to another
ineluctablenot to be avoided, changed, or resisted : inevitable