GRE Word List


to reduce the speed of : slow down

The meaning of the word decelerate is to reduce the speed of : slow down.

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tenacitythe quality or state of being tenacious
agitateto excite and often trouble the mind or feelings of : disturb
obsoleteno longer in use or no longer useful
euphemismthe substitution of an agreeable or inoffensive expression for one that may offend or suggest something unpleasant
integralessential to completeness : constituent
transmuteto change or alter in form, appearance, or nature and especially to a higher form
aberrantdeviating from the usual or natural type : atypical
eclipsethe total or partial obscuring of one celestial body by another
penancean act of self-abasement, mortification (see mortification