GRE Word List


going from one state of action to another

The meaning of the word transition is going from one state of action to another.

Random words

inundateflood; overflow; submerge; cover completely; Ex. inundated with work
nutritionprocess of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
subjugateconquer; bring under control
gossamersheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
finerybeautiful clothes for a special occasion
conspiracytreacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
susceptibleimpressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
levitaterise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
haphazardrandom; by chance; happening in an unplanned manner; Ex. haphazard growth of the town
camaraderiegood-fellowship; CF. comrade