GRE Word List

FRIEZE

ornamental horizontal band on a wall

The meaning of the word frieze is ornamental horizontal band on a wall.

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WordMeaning
gruelthin liquid porridge
culvertartificial channel for water; drain crossing under a road
ruminantanimal that ruminates; ADJ.
laxcareless; negligent; not paying enough attention; Ex. lax service
memorialsomething, such as a monument or holiday, intended to honor the memory of a person or event; ADJ: commemorative
triflingtrivial; unimportant
veneraterevere; treat with great respect
complicityparticipation; involvement (in a questionable act or a crime)
robuststrong; vigorous
witticismwitty saying; wisecrack(clever joking remark)