GRE Word List


deprived of (someone beloved through death)

The meaning of the word bereaved is deprived of (someone beloved through death).

Random words

spatsquabble; minor dispute; minor quarrel
unexceptionableentirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism
hue_and_cryoutcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
downcastdisheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward
millenniumthousand-year period (as in the New Testament); hoped-for period of happiness and prosperity
enactmake (a bill) into law
influxflowing into
persistcontinue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
cavaliercasual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
suppressput an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth