GRE Word List


harmful often in a subtle or unexpected way

The meaning of the word deleterious is harmful often in a subtle or unexpected way.

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betrothto promise to marry
oblivionthe fact or condition of not remembering : a state marked by lack of awareness or consciousness
minusculevery small
floutto treat with contemptuous disregard : scorn
imperviousnot allowing entrance or passage : impenetrable
stereotypeto make a stereotype from
contrabandillegal or prohibited traffic in goods : smuggling
sturdyfirmly built or constituted : stout
skimto clear (a liquid) of scum or floating substance
regimena systematic plan (as of diet, therapy, or medication) especially when designed to improve and maintain the health of a patient