GRE Word List
English Vocabulary - 25 Parts Of The House
English Vocabulary - 25 Parts Of Th...
The meaning of the word corpus is collection (of writings or information); Ex. the corpus of Shakespear's works; Cf. corpse.
|compatible||harmonious; in harmony with; able to exist together|
|obsolete||outmoded; no longer used|
|finery||beautiful clothes for a special occasion|
|betray||be unfaithful; reveal (unconsciously or unwillingly); Ex. Her trembling hands betray her anxiety.|
|droll||queer and amusing|
|florescence||condition or period of flowering|
|contagion||infection (by contact); ADJ. contagious; CF. infectious: that can be passed by infection in the air|
|meander||wind or turn in its course; follow a winding or turning course; move aimlessly and idly|
|futile||useless; hopeless; ineffectual|
|foray||raid; sudden raid or military advance; V.|