GRE Word List


extremely disagreeable or objectionable

The meaning of the word awful is extremely disagreeable or objectionable.

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basethe bottom of something considered as its support : foundation
arch-a typically curved structural member spanning an opening and serving as a support (as for the wall or other weight above the opening)
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executorone who executes something