GRE Word List

COLOSSUS

a statue of gigantic size and proportions

The meaning of the word colossus is a statue of gigantic size and proportions.

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primpto dress, adorn, or arrange in a careful or finicky manner
temperamentcharacteristic or habitual inclination or mode of emotional response
stealtha cautious, unobtrusive, and secretive way of moving or proceeding intended to avoid detection
kudospraise given for achievement
solicitorone that solicits
compromisesettlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions
delugean overflowing of the land by water
rakishof, relating to, or characteristic of a rake : dissolute
ovoidresembling an egg in shape : ovate
liquidateto determine by agreement or by litigation the precise amount of (indebtedness, damages, or accounts)