GRE Word List

GENRE

a category of artistic, musical, or literary composition characterized by a particular style, form, or content

The meaning of the word genre is a category of artistic, musical, or literary composition characterized by a particular style, form, or content.

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WordMeaning
studiedcarefully considered or prepared : thoughtful
postulatedemand
abjureto renounce upon oath
quashto suppress or extinguish summarily and completely
escapadea usually adventurous action that runs counter to approved or conventional conduct
browseto eat (tender shoots, twigs, leaves of trees and shrubs, etc.) : to consume as browse (see browse
foistto introduce or insert surreptitiously or without warrant
shadecomparative darkness or obscurity owing to interception of the rays of light
hirsutehairy
surreptitiousdone, made, or acquired by stealth : clandestine