GRE Word List

RETRIEVE

recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation

The meaning of the word retrieve is recover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation.

Random words

WordMeaning
embodygive a bodily form to; incorporate; include
miniaturesmall model; small painting; ADJ: small
pliantflexible; easily influenced
contentionassertion; claim; thesis; struggling; competition
luxuriatetake pleasure in great comfort
occludeshut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
severityharshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
rostrumraised platform for speech-making; pulpit
choreographyart of representing dances in written symbols; arrangement of dances
roterepetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote