GRE Word List

SENTIENT

responsive to or conscious of sense impressions

The meaning of the word sentient is responsive to or conscious of sense impressions.

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materialisma theory that physical matter is the only or fundamental reality and that all being and processes and phenomena can be explained as manifestations or results of matter (see matter
squalorthe quality or state of being squalid
flashylacking in substance or flavor : insipid
insolventunable to pay debts as they fall due in the usual course of business
propitiateto gain or regain the favor or goodwill of : appease
belieto give a false impression of
torpedoa weapon for destroying ships by rupturing their hulls below the waterline: such as
limboan abode of souls that are according to Roman Catholic theology barred from heaven because of not having received Christian baptism
pana usually broad, shallow, and open container for domestic use (as for cooking)
broilto cook by direct exposure to radiant heat : grill