GRE Word List

FORLORN

bereft

The meaning of the word forlorn is bereft.

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WordMeaning
vigilthe act of keeping awake at times when sleep is customary
encroachmentto enter by gradual steps or by stealth into the possessions or rights of another
graciousmarked by kindness and courtesy
eonan immeasurably or indefinitely long period of time : age
rueto feel penitence, remorse, or regret for
delveexcavate
cynosurethe northern constellation Ursa Minor
claspa device (such as a hook) for holding objects or parts together
dribbleto issue sporadically and in small bits
visceralfelt in or as if in the internal organs of the body : deep