GRE Word List

FETID

malodorous; foul

The meaning of the word fetid is malodorous; foul.

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WordMeaning
buffoonstupid person; clown
solemnityseriousness; gravity
cessationstoppage
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malevolentwishing evil; exhibiting ill will; N. malevolence
regimentmilitary unit; V: subject to strict order; Ex. regimented society
maverickrebel; nonconformist (in a group)
colloquyinformal discussion; conversation
adversegoing against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile
penchantstrong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars