GRE Word List


foul or putrid matter

The meaning of the word filth is foul or putrid matter.

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regenta person who governs a kingdom in the minority, absence, or disability of the sovereign
abjectsunk to or existing in a low state or condition : very bad or severe
obloquya strongly condemnatory utterance : abusive language
humidcontaining or characterized by perceptible moisture especially to the point of being oppressive
tonsurethe Roman Catholic or Eastern rite of admission to the clerical state by the clipping or shaving of a portion of the head
decelerateto reduce the speed of : slow down
aberrantdeviating from the usual or natural type : atypical
sonneta fixed verse form of Italian origin consisting of 14 lines that are typically 5-foot iambics rhyming according to a prescribed scheme
agitateto excite and often trouble the mind or feelings of : disturb