GRE Word List


to scold or condemn vehemently and at length

The meaning of the word berate is to scold or condemn vehemently and at length.

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metersystematically arranged and measured rhythm (see rhythm
ambleto go at or as if at an easy gait : saunter
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prerogativean exclusive or special right, power, or privilege: such as
cantataa composition for one or more voices usually comprising solos, duets, recitatives, and choruses and sung to an instrumental accompaniment
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