GRE Word List

IMPOSTURE

the act or practice of deceiving by means of an assumed character or name

The meaning of the word imposture is the act or practice of deceiving by means of an assumed character or name.

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precursorone that precedes and indicates the approach of another
retrogradehaving or being motion in a direction contrary to that of the general motion of similar bodies and especially east to west among the stars
myopicaffected by myopia : of, relating to, or exhibiting myopia : nearsighted
museto become absorbed in thought
epicureanof or relating to Epicurus or Epicureanism
trepidationa nervous or fearful feeling of uncertain agitation : apprehension
lookoutone engaged in keeping watch : watchman
scotchscottish
animatedendowed with life or the qualities of life : alive
contortionsto twist in a violent manner