GRE Word List

TORQUE

twisting force; force producing rotation

The meaning of the word torque is twisting force; force producing rotation.

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WordMeaning
jurisprudencescience of law
toadyservile flatterer; yes man; sycophant; V: be a toady to; fawn
persistcontinue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
stiltedbombastic; stiffly pompous; Ex. stilted rhetoric; CF. stiff: formal
fledglinginexperienced; N: young bird that has acquired wing feathers and is learning to fly; inexperienced person
negligibleso small, trifling, or unimportant as to be easily disregarded
plenitudeabundance; plenty; great amount; completeness; fullness; CF. plenary, plenty
rescindrepeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
velocityspeed
buccaneerpirate