GRE Word List

DILAPIDATED

falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation

The meaning of the word dilapidated is falling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation.

Random words

WordMeaning
unwarrantedunjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
singularbeing only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior
rigorseverity; Ex. rigors of the Russian winter
effetehaving lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
infractionviolation (of a rule or regulation); breach
impassablenot able to be traveled or crossed
graduatedarranged by degrees (of height, difficulty, etc.)
iconreligious image; idol; image or representation
polity(particular form of) political organization; form of government of nation or state; Ex. student polity
exegesisexplanation, especially of biblical(of the bible) passages