GRE Word List

TAUTOLOGICAL

needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true

The meaning of the word tautological is needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true.

Random words

WordMeaning
buffoonstupid person; clown
componentelement; ingredient
exculpateclear from blame or guilt
duressforcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
remittanceremitting of money; amount of money remitted
communalheld in common; public; of a group of people; of a commune
bidcommand; utter (a greeting); offer as a price; N: offer of a price; amount offered; earnest effort to gain something; Ex. bid for freedom
diminutionlessening; reduction in size; V. diminish
bookishfond of books and reading
causalimplying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality