GRE Word List


to overcome with consternation, shock, or dismay

The meaning of the word appall is to overcome with consternation, shock, or dismay.

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anthologya collection of selected literary pieces or passages or works of art or music
embodyto give a body to (a spirit) : incarnate
catholicroman catholic
impregnateto cause to be filled, imbued, permeated, or saturated
provenderdry food for domestic animals : feed
wanderluststrong longing for or impulse toward wandering
clemencydisposition to be merciful and especially to moderate the severity of punishment due
gistessence; main point; substance
apocryphalof doubtful authenticity : spurious