GRE Word List


loss of speech due to injury or illness

The meaning of the word aphasia is loss of speech due to injury or illness.

Random words

audaciousdaring; bold; N. audacity
saturninemorose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
consignsend to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
noncommittalneutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
restraintmoderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
witlesslacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
embedenclose; place in something; fix firmly in a surrounding mass
memoirmemoirs; autobiography; biography
heinousatrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime