GRE Word List

DAIS

raised platform for speakers or other important people

The meaning of the word dais is raised platform for speakers or other important people.

Random words

WordMeaning
culinaryrelating to cooking or kitchen
suppliantentreating; beseeching; N.
exaltraise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation
inarticulatespeechless; producing indistinct speech; not articulate; not expressing oneself clearly
dignitaryperson of high rank or position
magnitudegreatness (in size or extent); extent
doomcondemnation to a severe penalty; ruin; fate (esp. a tragic or ruinous one); V.
hilarityboisterous mirth(merriment; laughter); ADJ. hilarious: full of laughter
exculpateclear from blame or guilt
loungestand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way