GRE Word List


to prevail over : overcome

The meaning of the word surmount is to prevail over : overcome.

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fallowof a light yellowish-brown color
dismemberto cut off or disjoin the limbs, members, or parts of
negligibleso small or unimportant or of so little consequence as to warrant little or no attention : trifling
anarchyabsence of government
truisman undoubted or self-evident truth
perjurythe voluntary violation of an oath or vow either by swearing to what is untrue or by omission to do what has been promised under oath : false swearing
enthrallto hold spellbound : charm
mottoa sentence, phrase, or word inscribed on something as appropriate to or indicative of its character or use
panderto act as a pander