GRE Word List

DISCOMPOSE

disturb the composure of; confuse

The meaning of the word discompose is disturb the composure of; confuse.

Random words

WordMeaning
contritepenitent; repentant; N. contrition
expiatemake amends for (a sin)
miasmaswamp gas; heavy vaporous atmosphere often emanating from decaying matter; pervasive corrupting influence; noxious atmosphere or influence
ubiquitousbeing everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
swatheswath; wrap around; bandage; Ex. one's head swathed in bandages
mementotoken; reminder of the past; keepsake; Ex. memento of your visit
handsomelarge in quantity; generous; Ex. handsome reward
demoniacfiendish; cruel; N. demon: evil supernatural being; devil
regenta person who governs in place of a ruler who is ill, absent, or still a child; ADJ. Ex. the Prince regent
rumblemake or move with a deep rolling sound (as thunder or stomach)