GRE Word List


marked by a lack of sureness or effectiveness

The meaning of the word halting is marked by a lack of sureness or effectiveness.

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entourageone's attendants or associates
iconoclastica person who attacks settled beliefs or institutions
rabiesan acute virus disease of the nervous system of mammals that is caused by a rhabdovirus (species Rabies virus of the genus Lyssavirus) usually transmitted through the bite of a rabid animal and that is characterized typically by increased salivation, abnormal behavior, and eventual paralysis and death when untreated
commiserateto feel or express sympathy : condole
potiona mixture of liquids (such as liquor or medicine)
inceptionan act, process, or instance of beginning : commencement
impudencethe quality or state of being impudent
penancean act of self-abasement, mortification (see mortification
computeto determine especially by mathematical means
luridcausing horror or revulsion : gruesome