GRE Word List

CARILLON

a set of fixed chromatically tuned bells sounded by hammers controlled from a keyboard

The meaning of the word carillon is a set of fixed chromatically tuned bells sounded by hammers controlled from a keyboard.

Random words

WordMeaning
irretrievablenot retrievable : impossible to regain or recover
unscathedwholly unharmed : not injured
pillagethe act of looting or plundering especially in war
straggleto wander from the direct course or way : rove
remediablecapable of being remedied
spruceto make spruce
archaichaving the characteristics of the language of the past and surviving chiefly in specialized uses
toutto make much of : promote
willowyabounding with willows
germanebeing at once relevant and appropriate : fitting