GRE Word List


the front of a building

The meaning of the word facade is the front of a building.

Random words

preposterouscontrary to nature, reason, or common sense : absurd
colossusa statue of gigantic size and proportions
decoya pond into which wildfowl are lured for capture
qualifyto reduce from a general to a particular or restricted form : modify
devoidbeing without a usual, typical, or expected attribute or accompaniment
biennialoccurring every two years
verbiagea profusion of words usually of little or obscure content
execrateto declare to be evil or detestable : denounce
rotundaa round building