GRE Word List

DECREPITUDE

state of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age

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The meaning of the word decrepitude is state of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age.

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explicittotally clear; definite; outspoken
extolpraise very highly; glorify
offhandcasual; done without prior thought or preparation
concedeadmit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
inquisitiveeager for knowledge; unduly curious
freebooterpirate or plunderer who makes war in order to grow rich
carapaceshell covering the back (of a turtle, tortoise, crab, etc.)
torrentrushing stream; flood; Ex. The rain fell in torrents.
nourishprovide with food necessary for life and growth
capillaryhaving a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity