GRE Word List

APHASIA

loss or impairment of the power to use or comprehend words usually resulting from brain damage (as from a stroke, head injury, or infection)

The meaning of the word aphasia is loss or impairment of the power to use or comprehend words usually resulting from brain damage (as from a stroke, head injury, or infection).

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WordMeaning
proletariana member of the proletariat
truculencethe quality or state of being truculent
lamentto mourn aloud : wail
precipitateto throw violently : hurl
opulencewealth
dazzleto lose clear vision especially from looking at bright light
seasonalof, relating to, or varying in occurrence according to the season
estrangedhaving lost former closeness and affection : in a state of alienation from a previous close or familial relationship
severitythe quality or state of being severe : the condition of being very bad, serious, unpleasant, or harsh
placateto soothe or mollify especially by concessions : appease