GRE Word List

FETE

honor at a festival; celebrate or honor with a feast; N. (outdoor) festival or feast; CF. feast

The meaning of the word fete is honor at a festival; celebrate or honor with a feast; N. (outdoor) festival or feast; CF. feast.

Random words

WordMeaning
baroquehighly ornate
denouementfinal outcome; final development of the plot of a play or other literary work; the end of a story when everything is explained
flamboyantornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
wispsmall bunch (of hair); faint streak (of smoke)
foregogive up; do without
notorietydisrepute; ill fame
foulvery bad or disagreeable; very dirty; Ex. foul smell/flavor/temper/language/air/deed/weather/means; N. act against the rules; V. make or become foul; commit a foul
drasticstrong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
lacerationtorn ragged wound; V. lacerate: tear (the skin as with broken glass); wound
stuporstate of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness