GRE Word List

REVERT

relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion

The meaning of the word revert is relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion.

Random words

WordMeaning
alchemymedieval chemistry
tactskill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
outgoingsociable; eager to mix socially with others
permissiveallowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
provincialpertaining to a province; limited in outlook; narrow; unsophisticated
splicejoin together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
conceptionbeginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception
internecinemutually destructive
paeansong of praise or joy; Ex. paeans celebrating the victory
obliteratedestroy completely; wipe out; Ex. obliterate the village