GRE Word List

DEPREDATION

plundering; destruction

The meaning of the word depredation is plundering; destruction.

Random words

WordMeaning
attenuatemake thin; weaken
suppleflexible; limber; pliant
muddleconfuse; mix up confusedly; N: state of confusion
retractwithdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
porestudy industriously; ponder; scrutinize; Ex. pore over the book; N.
camaraderiegood-fellowship; CF. comrade
marspoil the appearance of
tenantone that pays rent to use property owned by another
nebulousvague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
nostalgiahomesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic