GRE Word List


a poem in elegiac couplets

The meaning of the word elegy is a poem in elegiac couplets.

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awfulextremely disagreeable or objectionable
obloquya strongly condemnatory utterance : abusive language
maladya disease or disorder of the animal body
acridsharp and harsh or unpleasantly pungent in taste or odor : irritating
choiran organized company of singers (as in a church service)
gaudyostentatiously or tastelessly ornamented
advocacythe act or process of supporting a cause or proposal : the act or process of advocating (see advocate
well-bredhaving or displaying the politeness and good manners associated especially with people of high social class
legenda story coming down from the past
dauntlessincapable of being intimidated or subdued : fearless