GRE Word List


to strive for superiority : contend

The meaning of the word vie is to strive for superiority : contend.

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cedeto yield or grant typically by treaty
spatulaa flat thin implement used especially for spreading or mixing soft substances, scooping, or lifting
renegadea deserter from one faith, cause, or allegiance to another
disdaina feeling of contempt for someone or something regarded as unworthy or inferior : scorn
circuitoushaving a circular or winding course
fathoma unit of length equal to six feet (1.83 meters) used especially for measuring the depth of water
monochromea painting, drawing, or photograph in a single hue
peruseto examine or consider with attention and in detail : study
casteone of the hereditary social classes in Hinduism that restrict the occupation of their members and their association with the members of other castes
drudgeto do hard, menial, or monotonous work