GRE Word List

CONSTERNATION

great shock; dismay

The meaning of the word consternation is great shock; dismay.

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WordMeaning
maximproverb; truth pithily stated
ideologysystem of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
mediocreordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
pastrypaste of flour and water (eaten when baked)
accruecome to one as a gain; accumulate over time; come about by addition; Ex. benefits that accrue from scientific research; Ex. interest accruing in a bank account; N. accrual
resolvedecide; settle; solve; separate; make a determined decision; N. resolution
chasmabyss; very deep crack
convivialpleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
dinghysmall boat (often ship's boat)
lush(of a plant or grass) growing very well