GMAT Term 1 – 95 Words

steward

someone who manages property or affairs for someone else

incentive

a positive motivational influence

implement

a piece of equipment or a tool used for a specific purpose

endorse

approve of

solely

without any others being included or involved

conflate

mix together different elements

erode

remove soil or rock

refute

overthrow by argument, evidence, or proof

counterargument

an opinion offered in opposition to another position

reef

a submerged ridge of rock or coral near the water’s surface

prolific

intellectually productive

symbiotic

of organisms living together, especially to mutual advantage

sparse

not dense

sewage

waste matter carried away in drains

herbivore

any animal that feeds chiefly on grass and other plants

algae

primitive chlorophyll-containing aquatic organisms

thrive

make steady progress

hence

from that fact or reason or as a result

homeostasis

metabolic equilibrium maintained by biological mechanisms

deprived

marked by a state of extreme poverty

regulatory

restricting according to rules or principles

handicap

being unable to perform due to physical or mental unfitness

countermeasure

an action taken to offset another action

pant

breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted

osmotic

of or relating to osmosis

decay

the organic phenomenon of rotting

meteorite

a stony or metallic object from space that hits the earth

equivocal

open to two or more interpretations

account

a record or narrative description of past events

dairyman

the owner or manager of a dairy

invigorate

give life or energy to

strew

spread by scattering

bolt

a screw that screws into a nut to form a fastener

underway

currently in progress

pertain

be relevant to

disruption

an act of delaying or interrupting the continuity

eligible

qualified for or allowed or worthy of being chosen

wage

something that remunerates

contingent

determined by conditions or circumstances that follow

harness

an arrangement of leather straps fitted to a draft animal

subsidy

a grant paid by a government to an enterprise

maxim

a saying that is widely accepted on its own merits

novel

an extended fictional work in prose

enlist

join the military

outmode

make unfashionable, outdated, or obsolete

hinder

be an obstacle to

lawsuit

a comprehensive term for any proceeding in a court of law whereby an individual seeks a legal remedy

commensurate

corresponding in size or degree or extent

gimmick

any clever maneuver

ethic

the principles of right and wrong for an individual or group

incur

make oneself subject to

agitate

move or cause to move back and forth

tactic

a plan for attaining a particular goal

grievance

a complaint about a wrong that causes resentment

pernicious

exceedingly harmful

arid

lacking sufficient water or rainfall

commuter

someone who travels regularly from home to work in a city

offset

a compensating equivalent

landfill

an area where waste is disposed of by burying it underground

incineration

the act of burning something completely

contiguous

having a common boundary or edge

vicinity

a surrounding or nearby region

steer

be a guiding or motivating force or drive

rally

gather or bring together

thrust

push forcefully

temblor

shaking and vibration at the surface of the earth resulting from underground movement along a fault plane of from volcanic activity

reversal

the act of switching the order or place of

squash

any of numerous annual trailing plants of the genus Cucurbita grown for their fleshy edible fruits

maize

corn

fluctuation

an instance of change

faction

a dissenting clique

onset

the beginning or early stages

hedge

a fence formed by a row of closely planted shrubs or bushes

kinship

relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption

spring

move forward by leaps and bounds

transmit

send from one person or place to another

afflict

cause physical pain or suffering in

perennial

lasting an indefinitely long time

versatility

having a wide variety of skills

predisposition

an inclination to interpret statements in a particular way

citrus

a tropical tree cultivated for its juicy edible fruits

stem

cylinder forming a long narrow part of something

sip

drink in sips

paycheck

a check issued in payment of wages or salary

span

the distance or interval between two points

apprenticeship

the position of one working for an expert to learn a trade

prompt

according to schedule or without delay

commoner

a person who holds no title

rescind

cancel officially

disclose

expose to view as by removing a cover

crude

belonging to an early stage of technical development

apparel

clothing in general

vintner

someone who sells wine

prevail

be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance

filibuster

a tactic for delaying legislation by making long speeches
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