GRE Word List


urbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous

The meaning of the word suavity is urbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous.

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tenetdoctrine; dogma
cabalsmall group of persons secretly united to promote their own interests
mortifyhumiliate by embarassing excessively; shame; punish the flesh; discipline (one's body) by self-denial; Ex. mortified by her blunder; Ex. mortify the flesh; CF. cause to die
arraigncharge in court; indict
rationalizemake rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
politicprudent; judicious; well judged; expedient; well devised
fluencysmoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
jollitygaiety; cheerfulness; ADJ. jolly: merry; gay