GRE Word List


a cause of persistent pain or distress

The meaning of the word affliction is a cause of persistent pain or distress.

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narcissistan individual showing symptoms of or affected by narcissism: such as
tempothe rate of speed of a musical piece or passage indicated by one of a series of directions (such as largo, presto, or allegro) and often by an exact metronome marking
partisana firm adherent to a party, faction, cause, or person
pineany of a genus (Pinus of the family Pinaceae, the pine family) of coniferous evergreen trees that have slender elongated needles and include some valuable timber trees and ornamentals
decorousmarked by propriety and good taste : correct
augurydivination from auspices (see auspice
convergeto tend or move toward one point or one another : come together : meet
collateto compare critically
decrepitudethe quality or state of being decrepit
intolerantunable or unwilling to endure