GRE Word List

DOLOROUS

sorrowful; N. dolor

The meaning of the word dolorous is sorrowful; N. dolor.

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piscatorialpertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces
aureolesun's corona; halo; bright circle of light
anecdoteshort story of an amusing or interesting event
labyrinthmaze
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puerilechildish; immature; CF. puer: boy
squabbleminor quarrel; bickering; V: engage in a minor quarrel; Ex. squabbling children
executorperson designated to execute the terms of a will; ŋšŧú ĀÛĮ°ĀĮ ÁĻĀÛĀÚ
reckoncount; calculate; regard as; think; suppose
injuriousharmful; causing injury