GRE Word List

AVIARY

enclosure for birds; large cage

The meaning of the word aviary is enclosure for birds; large cage.

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conclaveprivate secret meeting
prowessextraordinary ability; military bravery; Ex. prowess in battle
judicioussound on judgment; wise
irremediableincurable; uncorrectable; impossible to remedy
clangorloud resounding noise; sound of repeated clanging
debutdebut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society
genteelwell-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty
proprietyfitness; quality of being proper; correct conduct; conformity to prevailing customs and usages; CF. proprietor, proprietary
tureendeep dish for serving soup
elatedfilled with excited joy and pride; overjoyed; in high spirits; joyful and proud; Ex. elated crowd; V. elate; N. elation