GRE Word List


deep-seated usually mutual ill will

The meaning of the word hostility is deep-seated usually mutual ill will.

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perennialpresent at all seasons of the year
sarcasma sharp and often satirical or ironic utterance designed to cut or give pain
torridparched with heat especially of the sun : hot
histrionicdeliberately affected : overly dramatic or emotional : theatrical
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stoica member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c.