GRE Word List

GAZETTE

official periodical publication; newspaper

The meaning of the word gazette is official periodical publication; newspaper.

Random words

WordMeaning
billowingswelling out in waves; surging
archaicantiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
scrutinizeexamine closely and critically; N. scrutiny
precinctdivision of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college
monochromatichaving only one color
defectiondesertion
significantexpressing a meaning; important; Ex. significant smile; N. significance: importance; meaning; V. signify: denote; mean; signal; make known; matter; be significant
tenantone that pays rent to use property owned by another
downcastdisheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward
conflagrationgreat fire