GRE Word List

SUMMATION

act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)

The meaning of the word summation is act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial).

Random words

WordMeaning
retentiveholding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
gruesomegrisly; horrible
tridentthree-pronged spear
prestigerespect or admiration; impression produced by achievements or reputation; ADJ: causing admiration; ADJ. prestigious: having prestige
antecedentspreceding events that influence what comes later; ancestors or early background
recantdisclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
tyrobeginner; novice
fervorglowing ardor; intensity of feeling; quality of being fervent or fervid; zeal; intense heat
sacrosanctinvioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
vociferousclamorous; noisy; V. vociferate: cry out loudly (when complaining)