GRE Word List


posing a problem : difficult to solve or decide

The meaning of the word problematic is posing a problem : difficult to solve or decide.

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incumbentthe holder of an office or ecclesiastical benefice
vouchsafeto grant or furnish often in a gracious or condescending manner
accoutreto provide with equipment or furnishings : outfit
sadisticof, relating to, or characterized by sadism
nemesisthe Greek goddess of retributive justice
enlistto secure the support and aid of : employ in advancing an interest
tundraa level or rolling treeless plain that is characteristic of arctic and subarctic regions, consists of black mucky soil with a permanently frozen subsoil, and has a dominant vegetation of mosses, lichens, herbs, and dwarf shrubs
pronouncedstrongly marked : decided
simulateto give or assume the appearance or effect of often with the intent to deceive : imitate
habitatthe place or environment where a plant or animal naturally or normally lives and grows