GRE Word List


having lost hope

The meaning of the word desperate is having lost hope.

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peccadilloa slight offense
transpireto take place : go on
adulationextreme or excessive admiration or flattery
shavingthe act of one that shaves
archipelagoan expanse of water with many scattered islands
constituencya body of citizens entitled to elect a representative (as to a legislative or executive position)
lethargicof, relating to, or characterized by laziness or lack of energy : feeling or affected by lethargy : sluggish
convertto bring over from one belief, view, or party to another
moleculethe smallest particle of a substance that retains all the properties (see property
quoruma select group