GRE Word List

DELETERIOUS

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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WordMeaning
philistinea native or inhabitant of ancient Philistia
jaunta usually short journey or excursion undertaken especially for pleasure
oatha solemn usually formal calling upon God or a god to witness to the truth of what one says or to witness that one sincerely intends to do what one says
hostilitydeep-seated usually mutual ill will
appendattach
finitehaving definite or definable limits
obliterateto remove utterly from recognition or memory
obsoleteno longer in use or no longer useful
aplombcomplete and confident composure or self-assurance : poise
pallto lose strength or effectiveness