GRE Word List

AUGUST

marked by majestic dignity or grandeur

The meaning of the word august is marked by majestic dignity or grandeur.

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WordMeaning
harpinga plucked stringed instrument consisting of a resonator, an arched or angled neck that may be supported by a post, and strings of graded length that are perpendicular to the soundboard
crypticsecret
foregoto go before : precede
excoriateto wear off the skin of : abrade
appriseto give notice to : tell
sentimentalmarked or governed by feeling, sensibility, or emotional idealism
primatea bishop who has precedence in a province, a group of provinces, or a nation
prudentcharacterized by, arising from, or showing prudence: such as
whimsicalresulting from or characterized by whim or caprice
advocacythe act or process of supporting a cause or proposal : the act or process of advocating (see advocate