GRE Word List

VERITY

quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities

The meaning of the word verity is quality of being true; lasting truth or principle; Ex. the verity of his testimony; Ex. one of the eternal verities.

Random words

WordMeaning
witlesslacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
circumventoutwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
imbecilityweakness of mind; state of being an imbecile; N. imbecile: stupid person; fool
exhumedig out of the ground; remove from a grave
quintessencepurest and highest embodiment; perfect example; apotheosis; most essential element; Ex. quintessence of wit; ADJ. quintessential; CF. fifth essence
scavengehunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion
breadthwidth; extent
subliminalbelow the threshold of conscious perception; Ex. subliminal advertisement
complementcomplete; consummate; make perfect; N.
disembarkdebark; go ashore (from a ship); unload cargo from a ship; CF. embark