GRE Word List

VIE

contend; compete

The meaning of the word vie is contend; compete.

Random words

WordMeaning
patheticcausing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
scurvycontemptible; despicable; N: disease caused by deficiency of Vitamin C
auroralpertaining to the aurora borealis; CF. aurora australis
rancidhaving the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
farcebroad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
abodedwelling place; home
canvassdetermine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
amendcorrect; change ; generally for the better
incubusburden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
rampartdefensive mound of earth