GRE Word List

DELIRIUM

mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious

The meaning of the word delirium is mental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious.

Random words

WordMeaning
cryptsecret recess or vault usually used for burial; underground room (under a church)
hackneyedcommonplace; trite
oafstupid awkward person; CF. elf
preludeintroduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
placatepacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
promiscuousmixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
congruencecorrespondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
haphazardrandom; by chance; happening in an unplanned manner; Ex. haphazard growth of the town
girthdistance around something; circumference
apiaristperson who keeps bees