GRE Word List

EXPOSTULATION

protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate

The meaning of the word expostulation is protest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate.

Random words

WordMeaning
tattertorn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
dincontinued loud noise; V: make a din; instill by wearying repetition
flirtbehave in a way that attracts (sexual) attention; deal triflingly with; N: one (or woman) given to flirting; ADJ. flirtatious
hinterlandsback country; inner part of a country; OP. foreland
brochurepamphlet
surreptitiousdone secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
medleymixture
facsimilecopy
razedestroy completely; Ex. raze the city to the ground
carcinogeniccausing cancer; N. carcinogen