GRE Word List


a final proposition, condition, or demand

The meaning of the word ultimatum is a final proposition, condition, or demand.

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marredto ruin or diminish the perfection or wholeness of : spoil
prototypean original model on which something is patterned : archetype
parallelismthe quality or state of being parallel
explicitfully revealed or expressed without vagueness, implication, or ambiguity : leaving no question as to meaning or intent
variegatedhaving discrete markings of different colors
callowlacking adult sophistication : immature
verbosecontaining more words than necessary : wordy
galleona heavy square-rigged sailing ship of the 15th to early 18th centuries used for war or commerce especially by the Spanish
paroxysma fit, attack, or sudden increase or recurrence of symptoms (as of a disease) : convulsion
bidto offer (a price) whether for payment or acceptance