GRE Word List


to express disapproval of

The meaning of the word deprecate is to express disapproval of.

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overbearingtending to overwhelm : overpowering
expurgateto cleanse of something morally harmful, offensive, or erroneous
browseto eat (tender shoots, twigs, leaves of trees and shrubs, etc.) : to consume as browse (see browse
turbulencethe quality or state of being turbulent: such as
disquisitiona formal inquiry into or discussion of a subject : discourse
paramountsuperior to all others : supreme
rebuketo criticize sharply : reprimand
acnea disorder of the skin caused by inflammation of the skin glands and hair follicles
horoscopea diagram of the relative positions of planets and signs of the zodiac at a specific time (as at one's birth) for use by astrologers in inferring individual character and personality traits and in foretelling events of a person's life
pusillanimouslacking courage and resolution : marked by contemptible timidity