GRE Word List

PROXIMITY

nearness; ADJ. proximate

The meaning of the word proximity is nearness; ADJ. proximate.

Random words

WordMeaning
accessibleeasy to approach; obtainable
rankoffensive in odor or flavor
monotheismbelief in one God
falsifymake (something written) false by changing
tractabledocile; easily managed; (of something) easily changed or molded; N. tractability
catalystagent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
bogsoft wet land; V: hinder or be hindered; Ex. bogged down in the mud
fusionunion; coalition; V. fuse
conformistperson who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms
wavermove or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing