GRE Word List


to declare to be evil or detestable : denounce

The meaning of the word execrate is to declare to be evil or detestable : denounce.

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constituencya body of citizens entitled to elect a representative (as to a legislative or executive position)
formalitycompliance with formal or conventional rules : ceremony
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cynicalhaving or showing the attitude or temper of a cynic: such as
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