GRE Word List


very bad; detestable

The meaning of the word execrable is very bad; detestable.

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stalematedeadlock; situation in which further action is blocked
irrevocableunalterable; irreversible; impossible to revoke
pathologicalpertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease
maculatedspotted; stained; CF. immaculate
adversaryopponent; enemy
decollete(of a dress) having a low-cut neckline; CF. decolletage: low neckline (on a dress)
disfiguremar the appearance of; spoil
accessibleeasy to approach; obtainable
rusticpertaining to country people; unsophisticated; simple; crude; uncouth; (of furniture) rough with the bark left on; N. rural person; rustic person
rigorseverity; Ex. rigors of the Russian winter