GRE Word List


assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose

The meaning of the word supposition is assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose.

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extrudeforce or push out; thrust out; shape (plastic or metal) by forcing through a die
unseemlyunbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
equivocateuse equivocal language to deceive people; lie; mislead; attempt to conceal the truth; N. equivocation
invidiousdesigned to create ill will or envy; tending to rouse ill will or envy; Ex. invidious comparison
timiditylack of self-confidence or courage
leoninelike a lion
pervertcorrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural
gangrenedecay of body tissue caused by insufficient blood supply (usually following injury); ADJ. gangrenous
projectilemissile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
flaystrip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly