GRE Word List

DECORUM

literary and dramatic propriety : fitness

The meaning of the word decorum is literary and dramatic propriety : fitness.

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WordMeaning
unbridledunrestrained
tossto throw with a quick, light, or careless motion or with a sudden jerk
didacticdesigned or intended to teach
fazeto disturb the composure of : disconcert
regimena systematic plan (as of diet, therapy, or medication) especially when designed to improve and maintain the health of a patient
urgeto present, advocate, or demand earnestly or pressingly
turmoila state or condition of extreme confusion, agitation, or commotion
improvidentnot provident : not foreseeing and providing for the future
recapitulateto retell or restate briefly : summarize
relegateto send into exile : banish