GRE Word List


to tear or split apart or open

The meaning of the word rip is to tear or split apart or open.

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mutedbeing mute : silent
cemeterya burial ground
chimericalexisting only as the product of unchecked imagination : fantastically visionary (see visionary
igneousformed by solidification of magma
pathetichaving a capacity to move one to either compassionate or contemptuous pity
egoisma doctrine that individual self-interest is the actual motive of all conscious action
sublimeto cause to pass directly from the solid to the vapor state and condense back to solid form
perspicaciousof acute mental vision or discernment : keen
kineticof or relating to the motion of material bodies and the forces and energy associated therewith