GRE Word List

BELATED

delayed

The meaning of the word belated is delayed.

Random words

WordMeaning
insolventbankrupt; lacking money to pay; N. insolvency
snufflesniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
fiendevil spirit; devil
cantankerousill-humored; irritable
crotchety(of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
compriseinclude; consist of
fitfulspasmodic; intermittent; irregular
ecosystemecological community together with its environment
canterslow gallop; V. CF. trot
foreshadowgive an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure