GRE Word List

CHERUBIC

angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order

The meaning of the word cherubic is angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order.

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concordharmony; accord
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succumbyield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness