GRE Word List


an intentional abandonment

The meaning of the word dereliction is an intentional abandonment.

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pellucidadmitting maximum passage of light without diffusion or distortion
credencemental acceptance as true or real
venturesomeinclined to court or incur risk or danger : daring
quaya structure built parallel to the bank of a waterway for use as a landing place
tippleto drink liquor especially by habit or to excess
theoreticalexisting only in theory : hypothetical
distractto draw or direct (something, such as someone's attention) to a different object or in different directions at the same time
elusivetending to elude: such as
curatora person who oversees or manages a place (such as a museum or zoo) that offers exhibits