GRE Word List


tending to vanish like vapor

The meaning of the word evanescent is tending to vanish like vapor.

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provocativeserving or tending to provoke, excite, or stimulate
emblazonto inscribe or adorn with or as if with heraldic bearings or devices
taxonomistthe study of the general principles of scientific classification : systematics
partialitythe quality or state of being partial : bias
lethalof, relating to, or causing death
addenduma thing added : addition
championshipdesignation as champion
exigencythat which is required in a particular situation
interdicta Roman Catholic ecclesiastical censure withdrawing most sacraments and Christian burial from a person or district
warrena place legally authorized for keeping small game (such as hare or pheasant)