GRE Word List

CESSATION

stoppage

The meaning of the word cessation is stoppage.

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WordMeaning
derivationderiving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
beatificgiving or showing bliss; blissful
censureblame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
studiedcarefully contrived; calculated; unspontaneous; deliberate; thoughtful; Ex. studied remark
corpulentvery fat; N. corpulence
cherubicangelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order
cohesiontendency to keep together
curfewregulation requiring all people to leave the streets at stated times; signal (as a bell) announcing the hour of a curfew
immuneresistant to; free or exempt from; N. immunity
implementput into effect; enforce; carry out; supply with tools; Ex. implement the plan/suggestion; N: tool or instrument