GRE Word List


lasting a very short time

The meaning of the word ephemeral is lasting a very short time.

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acquittala setting free from the charge of an offense by verdict, sentence, or other legal process
jovialcharacterized by good-humored cheerfulness and conviviality : jolly
elixira substance held capable of changing base metals into gold
incarnationthe act of incarnating : the state of being incarnate
apocalypticof, relating to, or resembling an apocalypse
wallowto roll oneself about in a lazy, relaxed, or ungainly manner
cabalthe contrived schemes of a group of persons secretly united in a plot (as to overturn a government)
timorousof a timid disposition : fearful