GRE Word List

VERITABLE

being in fact the thing named and not false, unreal, or imaginary

The meaning of the word veritable is being in fact the thing named and not false, unreal, or imaginary.

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WordMeaning
clamornoisy shouting
persistto go on resolutely or stubbornly in spite of opposition, importunity, or warning
looma frame or machine for interlacing (see interlace
complementaryserving to fill out or complete
trampto walk, tread, or step especially heavily
miscellanyseparate writings collected in one volume
ravinea small narrow steep-sided valley that is larger than a gully and smaller than a canyon and that is usually worn by running water
thriveto grow vigorously : flourish
windfallsomething (such as a tree or fruit) blown down by the wind
hubrisexaggerated pride or self-confidence