GRE Word List



The meaning of the word residual is remainder.

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simplisticexcessively simple or simplified : treating a problem or subject with false simplicity by omitting or ignoring complicating factors or details
warrantya real covenant binding the grantor of an estate and the grantor's heirs to warrant and defend the title
effectuateto cause or bring about (something) : to put (something) into effect or operation : effect
meniala person doing menial work
vignettea picture (such as an engraving or photograph) that shades off gradually into the surrounding paper
arbitrateto act as arbiter upon (a disputed question) : to settle (a dispute between two people or groups) after hearing the arguments and opinions of both
wizardrythe art or practices of a wizard : sorcery
waylayto lie in wait for or attack (someone) from ambush
vernacularusing a language or dialect native to a region or country rather than a literary, cultured, or foreign language
wiggleto move to and fro with quick jerky or shaking motions : jiggle