GRE Word List

FORLORN

bereft

The meaning of the word forlorn is bereft.

Random words

WordMeaning
peremptoryputting an end to or precluding a right of action, debate, or delay
lacerationthe act of lacerating
hue_and_cryoutcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
ponderousof very great weight
salutaryproducing a beneficial effect : remedial
verbiagea profusion of words usually of little or obscure content
studiedcarefully considered or prepared : thoughtful
plumagethe feathers of a bird
umbragea feeling of pique or resentment at some often fancied slight or insult
soliloquythe act of talking to oneself