GRE Word List


to put or keep apart : divide

The meaning of the word sever is to put or keep apart : divide.

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luminarya person of prominence or brilliant achievement
incredulitythe quality or state of being incredulous : disbelief
soothsayera person who predicts the future by magical, intuitive, or more rational means : prognosticator
executiveof or relating to the execution of the laws and the conduct of public and national affairs
aphasialoss or impairment of the power to use or comprehend words usually resulting from brain damage (as from a stroke, head injury, or infection)
forwardnear, being at, or belonging to the forepart
yena strong desire or propensity
effeminatehaving feminine qualities untypical of a man : not manly in appearance or manner
primaryfirst in order of time or development : primitive