GRE Word List


marked by an impassive matter-of-fact manner, style, or expression

The meaning of the word deadpan is marked by an impassive matter-of-fact manner, style, or expression.

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hatcha small door or opening (as in an airplane or spaceship)
pathetichaving a capacity to move one to either compassionate or contemptuous pity
championshipdesignation as champion
bara straight piece (as of wood or metal) that is longer than it is wide and has any of various uses (as for a lever, support, barrier, or fastening)
repulsionthe action of repulsing : the state of being repulsed
yokea wooden bar or frame by which two draft animals (such as oxen) are joined at the heads or necks for working together
ordinationthe act or an instance of ordaining : the state of being ordained
hypocriticalcharacterized by behavior that contradicts what one claims to believe or feel : characterized by hypocrisy
substantiateto give substance or form to : embody