GRE Word List

AMOK

in a state of rage; Ex. run amok

The meaning of the word amok is in a state of rage; Ex. run amok.

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WordMeaning
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modishfashionable; conforming to the current fashion
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calamitydisaster; misery
patinagreen crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
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succorassist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.
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buoyantable to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
converseopposite; ADJ.