GRE Word List


having a heavy offensive smell

The meaning of the word fetid is having a heavy offensive smell.

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stammerto make involuntary stops and repetitions in speaking : stutter
dilettantea person having a superficial interest in an art or a branch of knowledge : dabbler
reprisea musical repetition:
mimicryan instance of mimicking
magistratean official entrusted with administration of the laws: such as
crestfallenhaving a drooping crest or hanging head
aphasialoss or impairment of the power to use or comprehend words usually resulting from brain damage (as from a stroke, head injury, or infection)
tolla tax or fee paid for some liberty or privilege (as of passing over a highway or bridge)
rubrican authoritative rule