GRE Word List

EPIGRAM

a concise poem dealing pointedly and often satirically with a single thought or event and often ending with an ingenious turn of thought

The meaning of the word epigram is a concise poem dealing pointedly and often satirically with a single thought or event and often ending with an ingenious turn of thought.

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bullya blustering, browbeating person
tacitexpressed or carried on without words or speech
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accordto grant or give especially as appropriate, due, or earned
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flicka light sharp jerky stroke or movement
poseto set forth or offer for attention or consideration
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