GRE Word List

PSYCHIC

of psyche; mental; of or possessing extraordinary mental powers

The meaning of the word psychic is of psyche; mental; of or possessing extraordinary mental powers.

Random words

WordMeaning
metricalmetric; written in the form of poetry; Ex. metrical translation of Homer
stinkstench; V: emit a strong foul odor
exchequertreasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer
indolentlazy
contextwritings preceding and following the passage quoted; circumstance in which an event occurs
ventilateadmit fresh air into to replace stale air
ariaoperatic solo; a song sung by one person in an opera or oratorio
impugndispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
staidserious and sedate; sober; Ex. staid during the funeral ceremony
rebuttalrefutation; response with contrary evidence; V. rebut: refute; disprove