GRE Word List



The meaning of the word benison is blessing.

Random words

outmodedno longer in fashion or use; no longer stylish; old-fashioned
desultoryaimless; haphazard; digressing at random
enjoincommand; order; forbid
determinationresolve; firmness of purpose; measurement or calculation; decision
sedentaryrequiring sitting; done while sitting; not moving from one place to another; settled; Ex. sedentary job/population
galleonlarge three-masted sailing ship
resurgerise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
hilarityboisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
galaxylarge isolated system of stars, such as the Milky Way; collection of brilliant personalities