GRE Word List



The meaning of the word contest is strive.

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medleya musical composition made up of a series of songs or short pieces
dissuadeto advise (a person) against something
paeana joyous song or hymn of praise, tribute, thanksgiving, or triumph
mosaica surface decoration made by inlaying small pieces of variously colored material to form pictures or patterns
decreean order usually having the force of law
prosperitythe condition of being successful or thriving
accommodateto provide with something desired, needed, or suited
malapropismthe usually unintentionally humorous misuse or distortion of a word or phrase
indigencea level of poverty in which real hardship and deprivation are suffered and comforts of life are wholly lacking