GRE Word List

CORPUS

collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse

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The meaning of the word corpus is collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse.

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compatibleharmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together
obsoleteoutmoded; no longer used
finerybeautiful clothes for a special occasion
betraybe unfaithful; reveal (unconsciously or unwillingly); Ex. Her trembling hands betray her anxiety.
drollqueer and amusing
florescencecondition or period of flowering
contagioninfection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air
meanderwind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly
futileuseless; hopeless; ineffectual
forayraid; sudden raid or military advance; V.