GRE Word List


someone or something intensely disliked or loathed

The meaning of the word anathema is someone or something intensely disliked or loathed.

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scrupuloushaving moral integrity : acting in strict regard for what is considered right or proper
fakenot true, real, or genuine : counterfeit
unceremoniousnot ceremonious : informal
harbora place of security and comfort : refuge
amiablefriendly, sociable, and congenial
itineranttraveling from place to place
irreconcilableimpossible to reconcile
anchora device usually of metal attached to a ship or boat by a cable and cast overboard to hold it in a particular place by means of a fluke that digs into the bottom
obviateto anticipate and prevent (something, such as a situation) or make (an action) unnecessary