GRE Word List

ABASH

to destroy the self-possession or self-confidence of (someone) : disconcert

The meaning of the word abash is to destroy the self-possession or self-confidence of (someone) : disconcert.

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WordMeaning
desecrateto violate the sanctity of : profane
shoddya reclaimed wool from materials that are not felted that is of better quality and longer staple than mungo
pestilentialcausing or tending to cause pestilence : deadly
inductto put in formal possession (as of a benefice or office) : install
inklinga slight knowledge or vague notion
insidioushaving a gradual and cumulative effect : subtle
stoopto bend the body or a part of the body forward and downward sometimes simultaneously bending the knees
expostulationan act or an instance of expostulating
regenta person who governs a kingdom in the minority, absence, or disability of the sovereign
perpetualcontinuing forever : everlasting