GRE Word List

RUBRIC

an authoritative rule

The meaning of the word rubric is an authoritative rule.

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WordMeaning
piquantengagingly provocative
fashionthe prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time
petulantinsolent or rude in speech or behavior
scabbarda sheath for a sword, dagger, or bayonet
militateto have weight or effect
gougea chisel with a concavo-convex cross section
optometrista specialist licensed to practice optometry compare ophthalmologist
timbrethe quality given to a sound by its overtones: such as
irrelevantnot relevant : inapplicable
coercionthe act, process, or power of coercing