GRE Word List


a timely benefit : blessing

The meaning of the word boon is a timely benefit : blessing.

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grandiosecharacterized by affectation of grandeur or splendor or by absurd exaggeration
winsomegenerally pleasing and engaging often because of a childlike charm and innocence
implodeto burst inward
pivotalof, relating to, or constituting a pivot
cupidityinordinate desire for wealth : avarice
attributea quality, character, or characteristic ascribed to someone or something
forfeitsomething forfeited or subject to being forfeited (as for a crime, offense, or neglect of duty) : penalty
astutehaving or showing shrewdness and an ability to notice and understand things clearly : mentally sharp or clever
daubto cover or coat with soft adhesive matter : plaster