GRE Word List

PROVISION

act of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement

The meaning of the word provision is act of providing; something provided; preparatory measure; provisions: necessary supplies (esp. food); stipulation; condition in an agreement; Ex. According to the provisions of the agreement.

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WordMeaning
trancehypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition
colloquyinformal discussion; conversation
gavelhammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
subtletyperceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
oblivionobscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
iniquitouswicked; immoral; unrighteous; N. iniquity; Ex. den of iniquity
seasonableoccurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute
deltaflat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
indubitableunable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable
slightinsult to one's dignity; snub; V: treat as if of small importance; insult; snub; ADJ. small in size; of small importance