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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religiousrelating to or manifesting faithful devotion to an acknowledged ultimate reality or deity
corrodeto eat away by degrees as if by gnawing
abrasivecausing damage, wear, or removal of surface material by grinding or rubbing : tending to abrade
titularhaving the title and usually the honors belonging to an office or dignity without the duties, functions, or responsibilities
grouseany of various chiefly ground-dwelling birds (family Tetraonidae) that are usually of reddish-brown or other protective color and have feathered legs and that include many important game birds
impenetrableincapable of being penetrated or pierced
prosperto succeed in an enterprise or activity
maniacalaffected with or suggestive of madness
preposterouscontrary to nature, reason, or common sense : absurd
gleanto gather grain or other produce left by reapers