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GRE Vocabulary #1

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.

resolve: 解决

document: 记录,记载(详情)

resolution: 正式决定;决议

profound: 深刻的

dismiss: 不考虑

resolution: proposición

profound: profundo

dismiss: rechazar