GRE Word List

AWRY

distorted; crooked; bent; Ex. Our plans have gone awry.

The meaning of the word awry is distorted; crooked; bent; Ex. Our plans have gone awry..

Random words

WordMeaning
comprehensivebroad; including a lot or everything; thorough; inclusive
domineerrule over tyrannically
doomcondemnation to a severe penalty; ruin; fate (esp. a tragic or ruinous one); V.
expenditurepayment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
alcovenook; recess
prudentcautious; careful; prudential
bombastgrandiloquent, pompous speech
assimilateabsorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
adorelove deeply and respect highly
predeterminedetermine in advance; predestine; settle or decide beforehand; influence markedly