GRE Word List


no longer fertile

The meaning of the word effete is no longer fertile.

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aeriethe nest of a bird on a cliff or a mountaintop
exhilaratingcausing strong feelings of happy excitement and elation : thrilling
recipientone that receives : receiver
lateralof or relating to the side
dowseto plunge into water
factiona party or group (as within a government) that is often contentious or self-seeking : clique
adulationextreme or excessive admiration or flattery
improprietyan improper or indecorous act or remark
lollto hang loosely or laxly : droop
withholdto hold back from action : check