GRE Word List


a usually undesirable or unpleasant choice

The meaning of the word dilemma is a usually undesirable or unpleasant choice.

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waifa stray person or animal
mirewet spongy earth (as of a bog or marsh)
miniaturea copy on a much reduced scale
charismaa personal magic of leadership arousing special popular loyalty or enthusiasm for a public figure (such as a political leader)
palleta straw-filled tick or mattress
grotesquea style of decorative art characterized by fanciful or fantastic human and animal forms often interwoven with foliage or similar figures that may distort the natural into absurdity, ugliness, or caricature
afterlifean existence after death
grievancea cause of distress (such as an unsatisfactory working condition) felt to afford reason for complaint or resistance
palpablecapable of being touched or felt : tangible