GRE Word List

DEBILITATE

weaken (esp. through heat, hunger, illness); enfeeble

The meaning of the word debilitate is weaken (esp. through heat, hunger, illness); enfeeble.

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WordMeaning
cordonextended line of men or fortifications to prevent access or egress; (Ÿî±úżĄŒ­ °Ü”ć¶û čŰÀž·Î °ÉÄĄŽÂ) ÀćœÄ žźș»; V.
perigeepoint of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
sentimentalswayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
collagework of art put together from fragments
sanctionapprove; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
tediumboredom; weariness; ADJ. tedious
citadelfortress
implodeburst inward; CF. vaccum tube
vicariousexperienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
inebriatedhabitually intoxicated; drunk; N. inebriety