GRE Word List

CITADEL

fortress

The meaning of the word citadel is fortress.

Random words

WordMeaning
correlationmutual relationship
impairinjure; hurt; damage
scaffoldtemporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution
bedragglewet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
lumbermove heavily or clumsily; Ex. The bear lumbered through the woods; N: timber
catechismbook for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
reveriedaydream; abstracted musing
metaphorimplied comparison; CF. simile
compressforce into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
perspicuityclearness of expression; freedom from ambiguity