GRE Word List

EWE

female sheep

The meaning of the word ewe is female sheep.

Random words

WordMeaning
deliriummental disorder marked by confusion; uncontrolled excitement; ADJ. delirious
decryexpress strong disapproval of; condemn openly (something dangerous to the public); disparage; Ex. decry the violence of modern films
tyrannyoppression; cruel government; ADJ. tyrannical: of a tyrant or tyranny; despotic; V. tyrannize: treat tyrannically; oppress
progenitorancestor
elasticable to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
reverentrespectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect
uniquewithout an equal; single in kind
polygamistone who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry
iotavery small quantity
adorndecorate