GRE Word List


person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise

The meaning of the word sage is person celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise.

Random words

confluenceflowing together; the place where two rivers flow together; crowd; gathering together
benefitadvantage; anything that brings helpl, advantage, or profit; money provided by the government to the people; fund-raising public entertainment; Ex. unemployment benefit; V: receive benefits; be beneficial to; give benefits
weatherpass safely through (a storm or difficult period); endure the effects of weather or other forces
chiplose a small piece from the surface or edge; N: small piece broken off something; CF. French fry; Potato chip/crisp
desiccatedry up
capillaryhaving a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity
lateralof or coming from the side
disengageuncouple; separate; disconnect; stop fighting; OP. engage