GRE Word List


to set right : remedy

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

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queruloushabitually complaining
woea condition of deep suffering from misfortune, affliction, or grief
treasurewealth (such as money, jewels, or precious metals) stored up or hoarded
mutilateto cut up or alter radically so as to make imperfect
fatuouscomplacently or inanely foolish : silly
relinquishto withdraw or retreat from : leave behind
irretrievablenot retrievable : impossible to regain or recover
shoddya reclaimed wool from materials that are not felted that is of better quality and longer staple than mungo
ramifyto split up into branches or constituent parts
withholdto hold back from action : check