GRE Word List

COEVAL

living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age

The meaning of the word coeval is living at the same time as; existing during the same period of time; contemporary; of the same age.

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WordMeaning
pulpitraised platform used in preaching (in a church)
verbalizeput into words; ADJ. verbal: of words; spoken rather than written; oral; of a verb
patriciannoble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian
indictcharge; N. indictment
eonlong period of time; an age; longest division of geologic time containing two or more eras
diffidenceshyness; lack of self-confidence; timidity; ADJ. diffident
martialwarlike; of war; Ex. martial art/law
encomiasticpraising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
aestheticartistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
harrowingagonizing; distressing; traumatic; V. harrow: break up and level (soil) with a harrow; inflict great distress on; agonize; N: farming machine to break up the earth