Today’s words are from Barron’s GRE (Graduate Records Examination) high-frequency word list. To successfully pass the GRE you must have a high level of vocabulary. Build your vocabulary by learning how to correctly use these 5 words.
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resolve: [ ri-zolv ] verb
to deal with (a question, a matter of uncertainty, etc.) conclusively; settle; solve
The two parties were able to resolve the issue.
document: [ dok-yuh-ment ] verb
If you document something, you make a detailed record of it.
The affects of smoking have been well documented.
resolution: [ rez-uh-loo-shuhn ] noun
a formal expression of opinion or intention made, usually after voting, by a formal organization, a legislature, a club, or other group
The city government successfully enacted two new resolutions that will address parking issues.
profound: [ pruh-found ] adjective
penetrating or entering deeply into subjects of thought or knowledge; having deep insight or understanding
The study contains many profound insights.
dismiss: [ dis-mis ] verb
to put off or away, especially from consideration; put aside; reject
She dismissed the reports as mere rumor.