GRE Word List


blessing; benefit; something very helpful

The meaning of the word boon is blessing; benefit; something very helpful.

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utopiaideal place, state, or society; ADJ. utopian
adjournsuspend until a later time; move from one place to another
irksomeannoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
jumblemix in a confused way
awlpointed tool used for piercing
dodderingshaky; infirm from old age; V. dodder
lucrativeprofitable; producing wealth
scenarioplot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
eonlong period of time; an age; longest division of geologic time containing two or more eras
conceptionbeginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception