GRE Word List

ECCENTRICITY

the quality or state of being eccentric

The meaning of the word eccentricity is the quality or state of being eccentric.

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WordMeaning
refuseto express oneself as unwilling to accept
crassgross
treadto step or walk on or over
awean emotion variously combining dread, veneration, and wonder that is inspired by authority or by the sacred or sublime
fluctuateto shift back and forth uncertainly
pugilistfighter
mangeany of various persistent contagious skin diseases marked especially by eczematous inflammation and loss of hair, affecting domestic animals or sometimes humans, and caused by a minute parasitic mite compare sarcoptic mange
extortto obtain from a person by force, intimidation, or undue or illegal power : wring
humidcontaining or characterized by perceptible moisture especially to the point of being oppressive
pathosan element in experience or in artistic representation evoking pity or compassion