GRE Word List

CONNOTATION

something suggested by a word or thing : implication

The meaning of the word connotation is something suggested by a word or thing : implication.

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WordMeaning
excoriateto wear off the skin of : abrade
venialof a kind that can be remitted : forgivable
titterto laugh in a nervous, affected, or partly suppressed manner : giggle
aspersiona false or misleading charge meant to harm someone's reputation
bicameralhaving, consisting of, or based on two legislative chambers (see chamber
profligatewildly extravagant
sciondescendant
ulcera break in skin or mucous membrane with loss of surface tissue, disintegration and necrosis of epithelial tissue, and often pus
vicariousexperienced or realized through imaginative or sympathetic participation in the experience of another
hortatoryhortative