GRE Word List


authority on a subject; expert; learned person

The meaning of the word pundit is authority on a subject; expert; learned person.

Random words

domineerrule over tyrannically
trepidationfear; nervous apprehension
curatorsuperintendent; manager (in charge of a museum or a library)
obnoxiousoffensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
astutewise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
equityfairness; justice; OP. inequity
munificentvery generous in giving; Ex. munificent benefactor; N. munificience
carcinogeniccausing cancer; N. carcinogen
assuagemak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
balkstop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate