GRE Word List

COMPARTMENT

one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided

The meaning of the word compartment is one of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided.

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WordMeaning
relentbecome less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
phlegmaticcalm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
litheflexible; supple; CF. limber
natationswimming
sedulousdiligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
unrulydisobedient; lawless; difficult to control
indigentpoor; destitute
voguepopular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
monumentalmassive; impressively large; built as a monument
hackneyedcommonplace; trite