GRE Word List


division of a long poem

The meaning of the word canto is division of a long poem.

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amenitiesconvenient features that helps to make life pleasant; social courtesies
taciturnhabitually silent; talking little
partisanone-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
fluencysmoothness of speech; ADJ. fluent
balmysoft and mild (of air); fragrant
superimposeplace over something else
lodemetal-bearing vein(long deposit of an ore)
allegorystory, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable
crusthard outer covering (as of earth or snow)
checkeredmarked by great changes in fortune; with many changes of fortuene; CF. checked: having a pattern of squares