GRE Word List

GESTATE

evolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth

The meaning of the word gestate is evolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth.

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WordMeaning
disheartendiscourage
deb\^aclesudden disastrous downfall or defeat; complete disaster
transientstaying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
bacchanaliathe ancient Roman festival in honor of Bacchus
netherlower; Ex. nether garments/regions
nursesuckle; take care of (as a nurse); bear in mind; Ex. nursing mother; Ex. nurse a hope/grudge against someone
glossarybrief explanation of words used in the text
gorgestuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
indissolublepermanent; impossible to dissolve or disintegrate
dilapidatedfalling to pieces; in a bad condition; ruined because of neglect; Ex. dilapidated old car/castle; N. dilapidation