GRE Word List


disgusting or distasteful by reason of excess

The meaning of the word cloying is disgusting or distasteful by reason of excess.

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peremptoryputting an end to or precluding a right of action, debate, or delay
partitionthe action of parting : the state of being parted : division
saturateto satisfy fully : satiate
decreean order usually having the force of law
featurethe structure, form, or appearance especially of a person
snipa small piece that is snipped off
heresyadherence to a religious opinion contrary to church dogma (see dogma
despota ruler with absolute power and authority
muralof, relating to, or resembling a wall