GRE Word List


gloomy; depressed

The meaning of the word blue is gloomy; depressed.

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raspymaking a harsh noise; grating; harsh
mustystale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
humorindulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
metemeasure; distribute; administer; Ex. mete out justice/punishment
unwarrantedunjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
arboretumplace where different trees and shrubs are studied and exhibited
accoutreequip; N. accoutrement
hemsurround tightly so that movement is impossible; Ex. hem in; N.
decadencedecay; fall to a lower level (of morality, civilization, or art); ADJ. decadent