GRE Word List

DIVA

prima donna

The meaning of the word diva is prima donna.

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clangora resounding clang or medley of clangs
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cadavera dead body
promontorya high point of land or rock projecting into a body of water
meditationa discourse intended to express its author's reflections or to guide others in contemplation
miscellaneousconsisting of diverse things or members : heterogeneous
suffocateto stop the respiration of (as by strangling or asphyxiation)
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cisternan artificial reservoir (such as an underground tank) for storing liquids and especially water (such as rainwater)