GRE Word List

TACIT

understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement

The meaning of the word tacit is understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement.

Random words

WordMeaning
obelisktall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid
coercionuse of force to get someone to object; compelling; V. coerce
evocativetending to call up (emotions, memories)
punditauthority on a subject; expert; learned person
exhorturge (by strong argument or advice); Ex. The general exhorted his men to fight bravely; N. exhortation
disparatebasically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
apogeehighest point; the point farthest from the earth; OP. perigee
inferdeduce; conclude; N. inference
hoaxtrick which makes someone take action; practical joke; Ex. hoax mail; V.
archivespublic records; place where public records are kept