GRE Word List

THESIS

opinion put forward and supported by reasoned arguments

The meaning of the word thesis is opinion put forward and supported by reasoned arguments.

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WordMeaning
fermentationchemical reaction that splits complex organic compounds; unrest; agitation
mendicantbeggar; ADJ: living as a beggar
probeexplore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
luminousshining (esp. in the dark); issuing light; Ex. luminous paint/road signs
strutsupporting bar; CF. airplane wingΐΜ³ͺ building ΅ξΐ» support
humanemarked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
centrifugalradiating; departing from the center
farcebroad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
galvanizestimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
salaciouslascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk