GRE Word List

FINERY

beautiful clothes for a special occasion

The meaning of the word finery is beautiful clothes for a special occasion.

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WordMeaning
harryharass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid
sciondetached plant shoot used in grafting; descendant
ordinationceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
intangiblenot able to be perceived by touch; vague
tacitunderstood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
presentimentpremonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear
homelynot good-looking; unattractive
attireclothe; N: clothing; array; apparel
churlishboorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo
bestialbeastlike; brutal; inhuman; very cruel