GRE Word List


the prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time

The meaning of the word fashion is the prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time.

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preciseexactly or sharply defined or stated
prurientmarked by or arousing an immoderate or unwholesome interest or desire
agnostica person who holds the view that any ultimate reality (such as God) is unknown and probably unknowable
penchanta strong and continued inclination
ruffiana brutal person : bully
peruseto examine or consider with attention and in detail : study
idylla simple descriptive work in poetry or prose that deals with rustic life or pastoral scenes or suggests a mood of peace and contentment
astralof, relating to, or coming from the stars
mitigateto cause to become less harsh or hostile : mollify
overturean initiative toward agreement or action : proposal