GRE Word List


a raised platform (as in a hall or large room)

The meaning of the word dais is a raised platform (as in a hall or large room).

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concavehollowed or rounded inward like the inside of a bowl
seditionincitement of resistance to or insurrection against lawful authority
prognosisthe prospect of recovery as anticipated from the usual course of disease or peculiarities of the case
crossa structure consisting of an upright with a transverse beam used especially by the ancient Romans for execution
sordidmarked by baseness or grossness : vile
garnerto gather into storage
umbragea feeling of pique or resentment at some often fancied slight or insult
defectionconscious abandonment of allegiance or duty (as to a person, cause, or doctrine) : desertion
illimitableincapable of being limited or bounded : measureless