GRE Word List

ABSTRACT

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WordMeaning
cowerto shrink away or crouch especially for shelter from something that menaces, domineers, or dismays
severitythe quality or state of being severe : the condition of being very bad, serious, unpleasant, or harsh
uniformitythe quality or state of being uniform
exacerbateto make more violent, bitter, or severe
inordinateexceeding reasonable limits : immoderate
chastento correct by punishment or suffering : discipline
calorificcaloric
atrocitya shockingly bad or atrocious act, object, or situation
recuperateto get back : regain
seditionincitement of resistance to or insurrection against lawful authority