GRE Word List

AMBIENCE

a feeling or mood associated with a particular place, person, or thing : atmosphere

The meaning of the word ambience is a feeling or mood associated with a particular place, person, or thing : atmosphere.

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WordMeaning
groombridegroom
overweeningarrogant
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cursoryrapidly and often superficially performed or produced : hasty
ascendancygoverning or controlling influence : domination
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graciousmarked by kindness and courtesy
assentto agree to or approve of something (such as an idea or suggestion) especially after thoughtful consideration : concur