GRE Word List

HAUNT

(of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented

The meaning of the word haunt is (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented.

Random words

WordMeaning
funerealsad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
docileobedient; easily managed; submissive
austereforbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
irrepressibleunable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
pontificalpertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
fatuoussmugly and unconsciously foolish; inane; silly; N. fatuity, fatuousness
gallowsframework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
hoardstockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use
rationfixed portion; V: distribute as rations
rakeimmoral or dissolute person