GRE Word List


tentative; temporary

The meaning of the word provisional is tentative; temporary.

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reparablecapable of being repaired
exorcisedrive out evil spirits
kindlestart a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse
optionalnot compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
tremuloustrembling; wavering
rancidhaving the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
superannuatedretired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete
visceralfelt in one's inner organs; N. viscera: internal body organs; CF. eviscerate
caterprovide food and drink (for); cater to: try to satisfy (desires of a bad kind)
digressionwandering away from the subject; V. digress