GRE Word List

EXPATIATE

talk at length; speak or write in detail

The meaning of the word expatiate is talk at length; speak or write in detail.

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WordMeaning
mishapunfortunate accident
inadvertentlyunintentionally; by oversight; carelessly
braggadocioboasting
antagonismhostility; active opposition; V. antagonize: cause to become an enemy; N. antagonist: person who is opposed to another; opponent; adversary; principal character in oppostion to the protagonist
mogulpowerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
arborealof or living in trees
demographicrelated to population balance; N. demography: statistical study of human population
embellishadorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
headfirstmoving with the head leading; headlong
temerityboldness; nerve; rashness; Ex. temerity to ask for a pay increase after only three day's work