GRE Word List


one making a debut (see debut

The meaning of the word debutante is one making a debut (see debut.

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tauntto reproach or challenge in a mocking or insulting manner : jeer at
contritefeeling or showing sorrow and remorse for improper or objectionable behavior, actions, etc.
unfalteringnot wavering or weakening : firm
incessantcontinuing or following without interruption : unceasing
mediocreof moderate or low quality, value, ability, or performance : ordinary
burnishto make shiny or lustrous especially by rubbing
apotheosisthe perfect form or example of something : quintessence
gauchelacking social experience or grace
adagea saying often in metaphorical form that typically embodies a common observation
officiousvolunteering one's services where they are neither asked nor needed : meddlesome