GRE Word List

DISCOURSE

verbal interchange of ideas

The meaning of the word discourse is verbal interchange of ideas.

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WordMeaning
supplicateto make a humble entreaty
ferociousexhibiting or given to extreme fierceness and unrestrained violence and brutality
tantalizeto tease or torment by or as if by presenting something desirable to the view but continually keeping it out of reach
fatuouscomplacently or inanely foolish : silly
graciousmarked by kindness and courtesy
requiteto make return for : repay
rapaciousexcessively grasping or covetous
flaila hand threshing implement consisting of a wooden handle at the end of which a stouter and shorter stick is so hung as to swing freely
culverta transverse drain
enterprisea project or undertaking that is especially difficult, complicated, or risky