Syvum Home Page

Home > GRE Test Prep >

Vocabulary : People III (Meaning to Word)


Given the WORD, identify the MEANING

Formats Quiz Reverse Quiz Review
Multiple choice | Flash Cards | Match the Columns

Your Performance  

1.

progenitor

  ancestor or forefather.

  adherent of a party or cause.

  a person who cheats or preys on others.

  one who studies the structure and development of languages.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

2.

philologist

  one who studies the structure and development of languages.

  beggar.

  influential or powerful person.

  venerable old man or ruler of a family.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

3.

prelate

  total skeptic who believes nothing has true existence.

  bishop or church dignitary.

  one who suffers or dies for a cause.

  person who fits glasses to correct eye defects.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

4.

mercenary

  soldier who fights for money.

  flatterer or sycophant.

  rebel or person who does things differently.

  traitor or person who betrays.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

5.

opportunist

  illicit lover.

  beginner or new convert.

  one who takes advantage of times sacrificing principles.

  person's descendants or future generations.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

6.

militant

  person with someone as protector or patron.

  combative or bellicose person.

  total skeptic who believes nothing has true existence.

  very talented child or marvelous person.

  Half-n-half Clue
 

7.

polygamist

  counselor or advisor.

  ruler or monarch.

  person who studies birds.

  person with more than one spouse.

  Half-n-half Clue
 


 
50 more pages in GRE Verbal Ability


Contact Info © 1999-2017 Syvum Technologies Inc. Privacy Policy Disclaimer and Copyright
Previous
-
Next
-