GRE Word List

CRONE

a cruel or ugly old woman

The meaning of the word crone is a cruel or ugly old woman.

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WordMeaning
nomenclaturename
transitoryof brief duration : temporary
vouchto supply supporting evidence or testimony
citeto call upon officially or authoritatively to appear (as before a court)
conundruman intricate and difficult problem
estrangedhaving lost former closeness and affection : in a state of alienation from a previous close or familial relationship
antlerone of the paired deciduous solid bony processes that arise from the frontal bone on the head of an animal of the deer family
defaultfailure to do something required by duty or law : neglect
impassableincapable of being passed, traveled, crossed, or surmounted
badgerany of various burrowing mammals (especially Taxidea taxus and Meles meles) of the weasel family that are widely distributed in the northern hemisphere