GRE Word List



The meaning of the word approbation is commendation.

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prolongto lengthen in time : continue
accoladea mark of acknowledgment : award
checkeredmarked by alternating squares of different colors, shades, or materials
facetany of the definable aspects that make up a subject (as of contemplation) or an object (as of consideration)
severitythe quality or state of being severe : the condition of being very bad, serious, unpleasant, or harsh
redolentexuding fragrance : aromatic
bombasticmarked by or given to speech or writing that is given exaggerated importance by artificial or empty means : marked by or given to bombast : pompous
crypta chamber (such as a vault) wholly or partly underground
jabberto talk rapidly, indistinctly, or unintelligibly
heedto pay attention