GRE Word List

SURMOUNT

overcome

The meaning of the word surmount is overcome.

Random words

WordMeaning
arboretumplace where different trees and shrubs are studied and exhibited
categoricalwithout exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
withholdrefuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
masochistperson who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism
precipitantsomething that causes a substance in a chemical solution to separate out in solid form; ħÀüÁŠ; OP. solvent
metaphysicalpertaining to speculative philosophy; of metaphysics; N. metaphysics: branch of philosophy that examines the nature of reality
insurgentrebellious; N.
irrefutableindisputable; incontrovertible; undeniable
mantleloose sleeveless outer garment; cloak; something that covers or envelops; the layer of the earth between the crust and the core
exchequertreasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer