GRE Word List

DEGRADATION

the act or process of degrading

The meaning of the word degradation is the act or process of degrading.

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WordMeaning
xenophobiafear and hatred of strangers or foreigners or of anything that is strange or foreign
proxythe agency, function, or office of a deputy who acts as a substitute for another
casteone of the hereditary social classes in Hinduism that restrict the occupation of their members and their association with the members of other castes
gainsayto declare to be untrue or invalid
gruntto utter a grunt
confiscateappropriated by the government : forfeited
smirkto smile in a smug or condescending way
terminalleading ultimately to death : fatal
congruentcongruous
bolta lightning stroke