GRE Word List


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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mellifluous(of words or a voice) sweetly or smoothly flowing; melodious; having a pleasant tune
adjoinbe next to
obligatorybinding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
trunkmain wooden stem of a tree; human body excluding the head and limbs; torso; prehensile nose of an elephant
formalityceremonious quality; ceremonious adherence to rules; something done just for form's sake; Ex. mere formality
pummelpommel; beat or pound with fists
antidoteremedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
clientelebody of customers
misconstrueinterpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
capricewhim; sudden change of mind without any real cause