GRE Word List


decisive; ending all debate

The meaning of the word conclusive is decisive; ending all debate.

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overwroughtnervous or excited; extremely agitated; hysterical; wrought-up; CF. wrought: made or done
lolllounge about
hallowedblessed; consecrated; Ex. hallowed ground; V. hallow: set apart as holy
concedeadmit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
encroachmentgradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
proxyauthorized agent; authority to act for another
weatherpass safely through (a storm or difficult period); endure the effects of weather or other forces
hailfrozen rain drop; V: salute or greet; precipitate hail
indictcharge; N. indictment