GRE Word List


of, relating to, or located near a surface

The meaning of the word superficial is of, relating to, or located near a surface.

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consecratededicated to a sacred purpose
emissaryone designated as the agent of another : representative
puzzleto offer or represent to (someone) a problem difficult to solve or a situation difficult to resolve : challenge mentally
archaeologythe scientific study of material remains (such as tools, pottery, jewelry, stone walls, and monuments) of past human life and activities
introspectivecharacterized by examination of one's own thoughts and feelings : thoughtfully reflective : employing, marked by, or tending to introspection
retrospectiveof, relating to, or given to retrospection
dubiousunsettled in opinion : doubtful
scrutinizeto examine closely and minutely
reserveto hold in reserve : keep back
dazzleto lose clear vision especially from looking at bright light