GRE Word List

DEPRECATE

express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory

The meaning of the word deprecate is express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory.

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WordMeaning
resurrectrevive
harassannoy by repeated attacks
underscoreunderline; emphasize
misadventuremischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
sublimecausing deep feelings of wonder, joy, respect, etc.; exalted; noble and uplifting; utter
recourseresorting to help when in trouble; Ex. without recourse to
foregogive up; do without
effectiveeffectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
perspicuous(of something) plainly expressed; easy to understand; Ex. perspicuous comments
ossifychange or harden into bone; become hard and unchanging in one's ideas