GRE Word List

ABODE

dwelling place; home

The meaning of the word abode is dwelling place; home.

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WordMeaning
volatilechangeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
perpetratecommit an offense; do (something wrong)
primalfirst in rank or importance; being first in time; original; Ex. man's primal innocence
incarnationact of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
virulent(of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
dissolutiondisintegration; reduction to a liquid form; looseness in morals; sensual indulgence; debauchery; ADJ. dissolute: lacking in moral restraint; leading an immoral life
rotund(of a person) fat and round
blunthaving a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
aberrantabnormal or deviant
abolishcancel; put an end to