GRE Word List


to lay waste : plunder

The meaning of the word depredation is to lay waste : plunder.

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rectifyto set right : remedy
eulogya commendatory oration or writing especially in honor of one deceased
offhandwithout premeditation or preparation : extempore
winceto shrink back involuntarily (as from pain) : flinch
outfitthe act of fitting out or equipping (as for a voyage or expedition)
cameoa gem carved in relief (see relief
potiona mixture of liquids (such as liquor or medicine)
skulduggeryunderhanded or unscrupulous behavior
obviateto anticipate and prevent (something, such as a situation) or make (an action) unnecessary