GRE Word List


serving for the time being : temporary

The meaning of the word provisional is serving for the time being : temporary.

Random words

dribbleto issue sporadically and in small bits
ostensibleintended for display : open to view
whineto utter a high-pitched plaintive or distressed cry
mutedbeing mute : silent
yokea wooden bar or frame by which two draft animals (such as oxen) are joined at the heads or necks for working together
patriciana member of one of the original citizen families of ancient Rome
stupora condition of greatly dulled or completely suspended sense or sensibility
repealto rescind or annul by authoritative act
qualifyto reduce from a general to a particular or restricted form : modify