GRE Word List

SYMMETRY

arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical

The meaning of the word symmetry is arrangement of parts so that balance is obtained; congruity; ADJ. symmetrical.

Random words

WordMeaning
fancifulwhimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme
bafflefrustrate; perplex
tortuouswinding; full of curves; Ex. tortuous mountain road
purgeremove or get rid of something or someone unwanted; eliminate; free from blame or guilt; cleanse or purify (esp. of sin, guilt, or defilement); N.
confidenceself-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
coniferpine tree (usu. evergreen); cone-bearing tree; ADJ. coniferous; CF. deciduous; CF. evergreen
expiatemake amends for (a sin)
confoundconfuse; puzzle
inhibitrestrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition
matnot shiny; matte; having a dull finish; N: flat piece of material used as a floor covering; V.