GRE Word List
The meaning of the word alcove is a small recessed section of a room : nook.
|the state or relation of being closely associated or affiliated with a particular person, group, party, company, etc.
|secret ceremonial rites held in honor of an ancient Greek or Roman deity and usually characterized by ecstatic singing and dancing
|the boundary of a closed plane figure
|the state or fact of being subjected to hatred and contempt as a result of a despicable act or blameworthy circumstance
|to regard with extreme repugnance : to feel hatred or loathing for : loathe
|descent in a line from a common progenitor
|pleasing or sweet sound
|something that impedes
|having or marked by foresight and imagination