GRE Word List

ENORMITY

an outrageous, improper, vicious, or immoral act

The meaning of the word enormity is an outrageous, improper, vicious, or immoral act.

Random words

WordMeaning
amphitheateran oval or circular building with rising tiers of seats ranged about an open space and used in ancient Rome especially for contests and spectacles
unequivocalleaving no doubt : clear
reprobationthe act of reprobating : the state of being reprobated
presentimenta feeling that something will or is about to happen : premonition
trilogya series of three dramas or literary works or sometimes three musical compositions that are closely related and develop a single theme
passiveacted upon by an external agency
hema border of a cloth article doubled back and stitched down
truisman undoubted or self-evident truth
tantalizeto tease or torment by or as if by presenting something desirable to the view but continually keeping it out of reach
burnishto make shiny or lustrous especially by rubbing