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.

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WordMeaning
imperiousdomineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor
retarddelay (in development); ADJ. retarded: (as of a child) slower in development
etymologystudy of word parts; study of the origins of words
aerienest of a large bird of prey
lubricateapply a lubricant to; N. lubricant: substance that reduces friction
arrearsbeing in debt; money that should have been paid; work that should have been done
legislaturelegislating branch of government; CF. legislate: make laws
surfeitsatiate; feed or supply to excess; stuff; indulge to excess in anything; N: surfeiting; excessive amount; Ex. surfeit of food
epochperiod of time
incredulouswithholding belief; skeptical; showing disbelief