GRE Word List

HAVOC

wide and general destruction : devastation

The meaning of the word havoc is wide and general destruction : devastation.

Random words

WordMeaning
equivocateto use equivocal language especially with intent to deceive
oracularresembling an oracle (as in solemnity of delivery)
throttleto compress the throat of : choke
opportunesuitable or convenient for a particular occurrence
incredulousunwilling to admit or accept what is offered as true : not credulous : skeptical
allayto subdue or reduce in intensity or severity : alleviate
bombardmenta late medieval cannon used to hurl large stones
replicaan exact reproduction (as of a painting) executed by the original artist
meniala person doing menial work
exorciseto expel (an evil spirit) by adjuration