GRE Word List

SATELLITE

small body revolving around a larger one

The meaning of the word satellite is small body revolving around a larger one.

Random words

WordMeaning
hyperboleexaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
impenitentnot repentant
gamelyin a spirited manner; with courage; Ex. fight gamely against a superior boxer; ADJ. game
noxiousharmful; CF. obnoxious
finishsurface texture; completeness of execution
demeritfault; bad quality
implicateincriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
larcenytheft; Ex. petit larceny
forwardpresumptuous or bold
notchV-shaped cut in a surface; V.