GRE Word List

BANE

a source of harm or ruin : curse

The meaning of the word bane is a source of harm or ruin : curse.

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WordMeaning
adornto enhance the appearance of especially with beautiful objects
rusticateto go into or reside in the country : follow a rustic life
indecisiona wavering between two or more possible courses of action : irresolution
quirkan abrupt twist or curve
consignto give over to another's care
temperamentcharacteristic or habitual inclination or mode of emotional response
unconscionableshockingly unfair or unjust
rallyto muster for a common purpose
proprietythe quality or state of being proper or suitable : appropriateness
requisiteneeded for a particular purpose : essential