GRE Word List

REGENERATION

spiritual rebirth; Ex. regeneration of the prisoners; V. regenerate: give or obtain new life; reform spiritually

The meaning of the word regeneration is spiritual rebirth; Ex. regeneration of the prisoners; V. regenerate: give or obtain new life; reform spiritually.

Random words

WordMeaning
gerrymanderchange voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander
inditewrite; compose
rileirritate; vex; muddy
conspiracytreacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
larderpantry; place where food is kept
pittancesmall amount (of money); small allowance or wage
glimmershine erratically; twinkle; N: dim or unsteady light; faint indication; Ex. glimmer of hope
coercionuse of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
fermentationchemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
reticentinclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence