GRE Word List

INCARNATION

act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation

The meaning of the word incarnation is act of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation.

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WordMeaning
holsterleather pistol case (that hangs on a belt around the waist)
plutocracysociety ruled by the wealthy
revulsionsudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
adroitskillful (in using mind or hand)
prolificproducing offspring or fruit in abundance; fertile; fecund; abundantly fruitful; producing abundant works; Ex. prolific writer
peregrinationjourney; V. peregrinate
enlist(cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)
shunkeep away from; avoid deliberately; Ex. She has been shunned by her neighbors.
incognitowith identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
beleaguerbesiege or attack (with an army); harass; beset