GRE Word List

ULTIMATE

final; not susceptible to further analysis; fundamental; Ex. The sun is the ultimate source of energy.

The meaning of the word ultimate is final; not susceptible to further analysis; fundamental; Ex. The sun is the ultimate source of energy..

Random words

WordMeaning
propulsivedriving forward; N. propulsion
empathyability to identify with another's feelings, ideas, etc.; identification with and understanding of another's feelings; V. empathize; CF. sympathy
facsimilecopy
ironicexpressing irony; occurring in an unexpected and contrary manner
temperatemoderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
embroilthrow into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
isotopevarying from of an element
depositiontestimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
impeccablefaultless
earmarkset aside (money or time) for a particular purpose