GRE Word List


a chamber (such as a vault) wholly or partly underground

The meaning of the word crypt is a chamber (such as a vault) wholly or partly underground.

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malodoroushaving a bad odor
insolventunable to pay debts as they fall due in the usual course of business
dubiousunsettled in opinion : doubtful
embroilto throw into disorder or confusion
irreverencelack of reverence
collateralproperty (such as securities) pledged by a borrower to protect the interests of the lender
whineto utter a high-pitched plaintive or distressed cry
lamentto mourn aloud : wail
fetishan object (such as a small stone carving of an animal) believed to have magical power to protect or aid its owner
peremptoryputting an end to or precluding a right of action, debate, or delay