GRE Word List

BELATED

delayed

The meaning of the word belated is delayed.

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WordMeaning
histrionictheatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
maternalmotherly; N. maternity: motherhood
effectiveeffectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
immobilitystate of being immovable
scada great quantity; Ex. scads of clothes
hullhusk; dry outer covering of a seed; frame or body of a ship
overturemusical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
provocativearousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
consonantharmonious; in agreement; N.
importunateurging; always demanding; troublesomely urgent or persistent