GRE Word List


award of merit; strong praise and approval

The meaning of the word accolade is award of merit; strong praise and approval.

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flagdroop; grow feeble; decline in vigor or strength; ADJ. flagging; CF. unflagging
muskyhaving the odor of musk; N. musk: odorous substance secreted by an Asian deer
chorusphrase repeated throughout a song or poem
awfulterrible; very bad
precipicecliff; dangerous position; Ex. on the edge of the precipice
preytarget of a hunt; victim; V: hunt and eat as prey; victimize; Ex. Cats prey on mice.
qualifiedlimited; restricted; V. qualify: limit the meaning of; modify
iconreligious image; idol; image or representation
abscissioncutting off; separation