GRE Word List


the abode of the blessed after death in classical mythology

The meaning of the word elysium is the abode of the blessed after death in classical mythology.

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bohemiana native or inhabitant of Bohemia
sibyllineany of several prophetesses usually accepted as 10 in number and credited to widely separate parts of the ancient world (such as Babylonia, Egypt, Greece, and Italy)
propheticof, relating to, or characteristic of a prophet or prophecy
falsifyto prove or declare false : disprove
alienateto cause to be estranged : to make unfriendly, hostile, or indifferent especially where attachment formerly existed
limpidmarked by transparency (see transparent
gawka clumsy stupid person : lout
edifyto instruct and improve especially in moral and religious knowledge : uplift
ideologya manner or the content of thinking characteristic of an individual, group, or culture
churlishof, resembling, or characteristic of a churl : vulgar