GRE Word List

DEMISE

death

The meaning of the word demise is death.

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WordMeaning
uniquebeing the only one : sole
marsupialany of an order (Marsupialia) of mammals comprising kangaroos, wombats, bandicoots, opossums, and related animals that do not develop a true placenta and that usually have a pouch on the abdomen of the female which covers the teats and serves to carry the young
exposurethe fact or condition of being exposed: such as
irretrievablenot retrievable : impossible to regain or recover
plaintiveexpressive of suffering or woe : melancholy
jettisonto get rid of as superfluous or encumbering : omit or forgo as part of a plan or as the result of some other decision
apiarya place where bees are kept
conventionagreement
mediocreof moderate or low quality, value, ability, or performance : ordinary
ferreta domesticated usually albino, brownish, or silver-gray animal (Mustela putorius furo) that is descended from the European polecat