GRE Word List

RECIPROCATE

do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights

The meaning of the word reciprocate is do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights.

Random words

WordMeaning
pryinquire impertinently (someone else's private affairs); use leverage to raise or open something; prize; N. pries: tool for prying
sentimentalswayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
entreatplead; ask earnestly
formalityceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
penduloushanging; suspended
taxonomistspecialist in classifying (animals, etc.); CF. taxonomy: science of classification
conundrumriddle; difficult problem
hallucinationdelusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
amoralnonmoral; having no understanding of right and wrong
clamberclimb by crawling with difficulties; scramble