GRE Word List

DESPERADO

reckless, desperate outlaw

The meaning of the word desperado is reckless, desperate outlaw.

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wagshake repeatedly from side to side; Ex. The dog wagged its tail; N: humorous person; wit
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listlesslacking in spirit or energy; languid
delineateportray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
concavehollow; curved inwards; OP. convex
regenerationspiritual rebirth; Ex. regeneration of the prisoners; V. regenerate: give or obtain new life; reform spiritually
analgesiacondition of being unable to feel pain
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prevailbe widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
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