GRE Word List
a member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c.
The meaning of the word stoic is a member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c..
|wade||to step in or through a medium (such as water) offering more resistance than air|
|bombast||pretentious inflated speech or writing|
|meticulous||marked by extreme or excessive care in the consideration or treatment of details|
|vituperative||uttering or given to censure : containing or characterized by verbal abuse|
|smother||to kill by depriving of air|
|virtual||being such in essence or effect though not formally recognized or admitted|
|gangrene||local death of soft tissues due to loss of blood supply|
|escapade||a usually adventurous action that runs counter to approved or conventional conduct|
|rife||prevalent especially to an increasing degree|