GRE Word List

RECTIFY

set right; correct; CF. rect-: right

The meaning of the word rectify is set right; correct; CF. rect-: right.

Random words

WordMeaning
vassalin feudalism, one who held land of a superior lord; subordinate or dependent
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outmodedno longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned
quiptaunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
corroborateconfirm; support; strengthen
slickmake smooth or glossy; N: smooth surface; Ex. oil slick; ADJ: smooth; glossy; deftly executed; adroit; glib
pseudonympen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
incognitowith identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
catalystagent which brings about a chemical change while it remains unaffected and unchanged; CF. catalysis
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