GRE Word List
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #3
Essential English Words with Meanin...
The meaning of the word dissection is analysis; cutting apart in order to examine.
|heckler||person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)|
|cadaver||corpse; dead human body|
|congenial||pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather|
|perimeter||outer boundary; length of the outer boundary; circumference|
|mesmerize||hypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer|
|bemused||confused; lost in thought; preoccupied|
|institution||instituting; (building for the) organization; established custom, practice, or relationship in a society; mental hospital; Ex. institution of marriage|
|cavalier||casual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight|
|suppress||put an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth|
|quay||dock; wharf; pier; landing place (for boats)|