GRE Word List

BACCHANAL

orgy

The meaning of the word bacchanal is orgy.

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ventto provide with a vent
palimpsestwriting material (such as a parchment or tablet) used one or more times after earlier writing has been erased
concurto express agreement
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intermittentcoming and going at intervals : not continuous