GRE Word List

HEREAFTER

life after death

The meaning of the word hereafter is life after death.

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WordMeaning
stygianunpleasantly dark; gloomy; hellish; deathly; CF. Styx: the chief river in the subterranean land of the dead
integralcomplete; necessary for completeness; Ex. integral part
thriftycareful about money; economical; N. thrift
vegetatelive in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
ascertainfind out for certain; make certain
quizzicalcurious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
lateralof or coming from the side
idiosyncrasyindividual trait usually odd in nature; behavioral peculiarity; eccentricity; attitude, behavior, or opinion peculiar to a person; anything highly individual or eccentric; ADJ. idiosyncratic
drosswaste matter; worthless impurities
curfewregulation requiring all people to leave the streets at stated times; signal (as a bell) announcing the hour of a curfew