GRE Word List


abnormal dread of being in closed or narrow spaces

The meaning of the word claustrophobia is abnormal dread of being in closed or narrow spaces.

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abominateto hate or loathe intensely : abhor
reactionaryrelating to, marked by, or favoring reaction
engageto offer (something, such as one's life or word) as backing to a cause or aim : to expose to risk for the attainment or support of some end
myriadten thousand
illuminateto supply or brighten with light
somaticof, relating to, or affecting the body especially as distinguished from the germplasm
inculcateto teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions
niggardlygrudgingly mean about spending or granting : begrudging
seepto flow or pass slowly through fine pores or small openings : ooze
severto put or keep apart : divide