GRE Word List


fastened by or as if by a band : confined

The meaning of the word bound is fastened by or as if by a band : confined.

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antagonismopposition of a conflicting force, tendency, or principle
studiedcarefully considered or prepared : thoughtful
annihilateto cause to cease to exist : to do away with entirely so that nothing remains
estrangedhaving lost former closeness and affection : in a state of alienation from a previous close or familial relationship
dribbleto issue sporadically and in small bits
perorationthe concluding part of a discourse and especially an oration
mutabilityprone to change : inconstant
gargoylea spout in the form of a grotesque human or animal figure projecting from a roof gutter to throw rainwater clear of a building
hieroglyphicwritten in, constituting, or belonging to a system of writing mainly in pictorial characters
knottymarked by or full of knots