Word Generation Weekly – Series 1 – 120 Words

English Words (120 Words) selected in "Word Generation Weekly - Series 1" will help you study for the SAT,GRE,ACT,TOEFL exams and learn english.

analyze

consider in detail in order to discover essential features

factor

anything that contributes causally to a result

function

what something is used for

interpret

make sense of; assign a meaning to

structure

a complex entity made of many parts

guideline

a rule that provides direction for appropriate behavior

mature

characteristic of adulthood

ambiguous

having more than one possible meaning

due

that which is deserved or owed

status

the relative position or standing of things or persons

complexity

the quality of being intricate and compounded

culture

all the knowledge and values shared by a society

element

one of the individual parts making up a composite entity

resourceful

adroit or imaginative

tradition

an inherited pattern of thought or action

design

a preliminary sketch indicating the plan for something

feature

a prominent attribute or aspect of something

impact

have an effect upon

potential

the inherent capacity for coming into being

transfer

move from one place to another

considerable

large in number or amount or extent or degree

contribute

provide

demonstrate

give an exhibition of to an interested audience

sufficient

of a quantity that can fulfill a need or requirement

valid

well grounded in logic or truth or having legal force

rely

have confidence or faith in

react

show a response to something

alternative

necessitating a choice between different possibilities

justify

show to be right by providing proof

proportion

ratio of the magnitude of a part to that of the whole

access

the right to make use of or take advantage of something

civil

of or relating to or befitting citizens as individuals

despite

contemptuous disregard

integrate

make into a whole or make part of a whole

promote

contribute to the progress or growth of

attribute

explain or regard as resulting from a particular cause

interest

excite the curiosity of

project

imagine; conceive of; see in one’s mind

relocate

move or establish in a new place

statistics

a branch of mathematics concerned with quantitative data

adjustment

the act of making something different

exposure

presentation to view in an open or public manner

modify

cause to change; make different

monitor

keep an eye on; keep under surveillance

transition

a change from one place or state or subject to another

fundamental

serving as an essential component

alter

make a change to

conflict

a disagreement or argument about something important

substitute

be a replacement

compound

a whole formed by a union of two or more elements or parts

diversity

noticeable variety

enhance

make better or more attractive

migration

the movement of persons from one locality to another

presume

take to be the case or to be true

reveal

make visible

acknowledge

accept to be what is claimed

incidence

the relative frequency of occurrence of something

incorporate

include or contain; have as a component

initiative

readiness to embark on bold new ventures

transport

move something or somebody around

advocate

a person who pleads for a person, cause, or idea

contrary

exact opposition

prohibit

command against

release

grant freedom to; free from confinement

reverse

change to the contrary

intervention

care provided to improve a situation

phenomenon

any state or process known through the senses

priority

status established in order of importance or urgency

suspend

bar temporarily

transmit

send from one person or place to another

abandon

forsake; leave behind

frivolous

not serious in content or attitude or behavior

contemporary

characteristic of the present

dramatic

sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect

exploit

use or manipulate to one’s advantage

accumulation

several things grouped together or considered as a whole

contradict

deny the truth of

exhibit

show; make visible or apparent

inevitable

incapable of being avoided or prevented

manipulate

influence or control shrewdly or deviously

isolation

a state of separation between persons or groups

confinement

the act of keeping something within specified bounds

system

a procedure or process for obtaining an objective

mental

of or relating to the mind

solitary

single and isolated from others

decade

a period of 10 years

incompatible

not in harmonious or agreeable combination

temporarily

for a limited time only; not permanently

unify

bring together for a common purpose or action

violation

an act that disregards an agreement or a right

derogatory

expressive of low opinion

stereotype

treat or classify according to a conventional conception

connotation

the internal content of a term or concept

slur

a disparaging remark

stigmatize

condemn or openly or formally or brand as disgraceful

convince

make realize the truth or validity of something

enormous

extraordinarily large in size or extent or degree

integrity

moral soundness

persistent

stubbornly unyielding

reluctant

unwilling to do something contrary to your custom

compensation

something given or received as payment or reparation

financial

involving fiscal matters

fund

a reserve of money set aside for some purpose

recover

get or find back

sum

the whole amount

candidate

someone who is considered for something

campaign

a race between candidates for elective office

ethics

motivation based on ideas of right and wrong

issue

an important question that is in dispute and must be settled

display

show; make visible or apparent

accountable

responsible for one’s actions

inappropriate

not suitable for a particular occasion or use

constant

uninterrupted in time and indefinitely long continuing

disseminate

cause to become widely known

legal

established by or founded upon law or official rules

assault

attack someone physically or emotionally

abuse

treat badly

trigger

put in motion or move to act

distort

make false by mutilation or addition

physical

involving the body as distinguished from the mind or spirit