GRE Word List

DORMER

window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room

The meaning of the word dormer is window projecting upright from roof; CF. sleeping room.

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WordMeaning
listlesslacking in spirit or energy; languid
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predecessorformer occupant of a post
imperturbableunshakably calm; placid
intrinsicessential; inherent; built-in
comadeep prolonged unconsciousness caused by disease, poison, or a severe blow
grudgedeep feeling of dislike; Ex. grudge fight; V.
foreshadowgive an indication beforehand; be a sign of (what is coming); portend; prefigure
censor(in ancient Rome) overseer of morals (also taking the census); person who eliminates inappropriate matter; V.
gawkstare foolishly; look in open-mouthed awe