GRE Word List


negligent in the performance of work or duty : careless

The meaning of the word remiss is negligent in the performance of work or duty : careless.

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magisterialof, relating to, or having the characteristics of a master or teacher : authoritative
annulto declare or make legally invalid or void
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engagedinvolved in activity : occupied
consolean architectural member projecting from a wall to form a bracket or from a keystone for ornament
hiatusa break in or as if in a material object : gap
cosmicof or relating to the cosmos, the extraterrestrial vastness, or the universe in contrast to the earth alone
anathemasomeone or something intensely disliked or loathed
propitiousfavorably disposed : benevolent