GRE Word List

ABORTIVE

prematurely born

The meaning of the word abortive is prematurely born.

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WordMeaning
genuflectto bend the knee
trekto make one's way arduously
finalethe close or termination of something: such as
decryto depreciate (something, such as a coin) officially or publicly
banea source of harm or ruin : curse
latchto lay hold with or as if with the hands or arms
brawnymuscular
deadlocka state of inaction or neutralization resulting from the opposition of equally powerful uncompromising persons or factions : standstill
hazymade dim or cloudy by or as if by fine dust, smoke, or light vapor in the air : obscured by or as if by haze (see haze
ellipsisthe omission of one or more words that are obviously understood but that must be supplied to make a construction grammatically complete