GRE Word List


marked by propriety and good taste : correct

The meaning of the word decorous is marked by propriety and good taste : correct.

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dislodgeto drive from a position of hiding, defense, or advantage
poulticea soft usually heated and sometimes medicated mass spread on cloth and applied to sores or other lesions
proponentone who argues in favor of something : advocate
quenchput out
incrementthe amount or degree by which something changes
runicany of the characters of any of several alphabets used by the Germanic peoples from about the 3rd to the 13th centuries
dichotomya division into two especially mutually exclusive or contradictory groups or entities
mimean ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner