GRE Word List

THERAPEUTIC

curative; N. therapy

The meaning of the word therapeutic is curative; N. therapy.

Random words

WordMeaning
insurrectionrebellion; uprising
corpuscollection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse
qualmsuneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.
sublimecausing deep feelings of wonder, joy, respect, etc.; exalted; noble and uplifting; utter
compileassemble; gather; accumulate; make (a report or a book) from facts and information found in various places; Ex. compile a dictionary
validlogically convincing; sound; legally acceptable; effective; Ex. valid reasoning/passport
implicationsomething hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
impedimenthindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment
stealthaction of moving secretly or unseen; slyness; sneakiness; secretiveness; ADJ. stealthy
repellentdriving away; disgusting; offensive; repulsive; unattractive; N.