GRE Word List

DISTRAUGHT

agitated with doubt or mental conflict or pain

The meaning of the word distraught is agitated with doubt or mental conflict or pain.

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WordMeaning
extortto obtain from a person by force, intimidation, or undue or illegal power : wring
unassailablenot assailable : not liable to doubt, attack, or question
codifyto reduce to a code
trougha long shallow often V-shaped receptacle for the drinking water or feed of domestic animals
veritythe quality or state of being true or real
alcovea small recessed section of a room : nook
friezea heavy durable coarse wool and shoddy fabric with a rough surface
forfeitsomething forfeited or subject to being forfeited (as for a crime, offense, or neglect of duty) : penalty
burnishto make shiny or lustrous especially by rubbing
executorone who executes something