GRE Word List


disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave

The meaning of the word demean is disgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave.

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carnagedestruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
vigilanteone who without authority assumes law enforcement powers
gingerlyvery carefully; ADJ.
institutioninstituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage
wont(the stated person's) habit or custom; habitual procedure; ADJ. wonted: customary
overthrowtopple; N.
devolvedeputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to
humorindulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
high-flownhighly pretentious or inflated