GRE Word List

RESUSCITATE

revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child

The meaning of the word resuscitate is revive; bring back to life or consciousness; Ex. resuscitate the drowned child.

Random words

WordMeaning
flicklight stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
ovationenthusiastic applause
animadversioncritical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
thwartblock or hinder; baffle; frustrate
shoddymade of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
inundateflood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work
propinquitynearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
conventionalordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
trilogygroup of three related works (connected by a shared subject but each complete in itself)
purchasesecure grasp or hold; firm grasp or footing