GRE Word List


a fictitious name

The meaning of the word pseudonym is a fictitious name.

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misapprehensionto apprehend wrongly : misunderstand
distinctdistinguishable to the eye or mind as being discrete (see discrete
panaceaa remedy for all ills or difficulties : cure-all
subalternparticular with reference to a related universal proposition
fuss:trouble or worry over trifles; make nervous; pay too much attention to; N: needless concern or worry (about a trivial thing); anxious nervous condition; display of attention; Ex. make a fuss over the baby
rococorococo work or style
epicureanof or relating to Epicurus or Epicureanism
opalescentreflecting an iridescent light
retardto delay or impede the development or progress of : to slow up especially by preventing or hindering advance or accomplishment
subliminalinadequate to produce a sensation or a perception