GRE Word List

RECAPITULATE

summarize

The meaning of the word recapitulate is summarize.

Random words

WordMeaning
consequentialself-important; significant; consequent; following as a result; Ex. consequential air; CF. subsequent
withstandstand up against; resist successfully
equinoxperiod of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and autumn; Ex. vernal/autumnal equinox; ADJ. equinoctial
adversitygreat hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
aphasialoss of speech due to injury or illness
befuddleconfuse thoroughly
laxcareless; negligent; not paying enough attention; Ex. lax service
domicilehome; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
abolishcancel; put an end to
staccatoplayed in an abrupt manner; marked by abrupt sharp sound; Ex. staccato applause