GRE Word List


one (such as a profound philosopher) distinguished for wisdom

The meaning of the word sage is one (such as a profound philosopher) distinguished for wisdom.

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urbanenotably polite or polished in manner
pulsethe regular expansion of an artery caused by the ejection of blood into the arterial system by the contractions of the heart
lamentto mourn aloud : wail
wearyexhausted in strength, endurance, vigor, or freshness
wagea payment usually of money for labor or services usually according to contract and on an hourly, daily, or piecework basis
amenitiessomething that helps to provide comfort, convenience, or enjoyment
prehensileadapted for seizing or grasping especially by wrapping around
vultureany of various large birds (families Accipitridae and Cathartidae) that are related to the hawks, eagles, and falcons but have weaker claws and the head usually naked and that subsist chiefly or entirely on carrion
simplisticexcessively simple or simplified : treating a problem or subject with false simplicity by omitting or ignoring complicating factors or details