GRE Word List


filled with great surprise or fear; horrified

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The meaning of the word aghast is filled with great surprise or fear; horrified.

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mustystale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
reprimandreprove severely; rebuke; N.
canvassdetermine or seek opinions, votes, etc.; go through (a region) to solicit votes or orders; conduct a survey; N.
prepossessingattractive; CF. preoccupying ?
ceremoniousmarked by formality; extremely formal and polite; CF. ceremony: conventional social courtesy
plethoraexcess; overabundance; Ex. a plethora of excuses
catcallshout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
proponentsupporter; backer; opposite of opponent
censor(in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
infinitesimalvery small