GRE Word List


to set right : remedy

The meaning of the word rectify is to set right : remedy.

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equitablehaving or exhibiting equity : dealing fairly and equally with all concerned
scadany of several carangid fishes (especially of the genus Decapterus)
ambivalencesimultaneous and contradictory attitudes or feelings (such as attraction and repulsion) toward an object, person, or action
inchoatebeing only partly in existence or operation : incipient
filchto steal secretly or casually
plenitudethe quality or state of being full : completeness
squatto cause (oneself) to crouch or sit on the ground
extemporaneouscomposed, performed, or uttered on the spur of the moment : impromptu