GRE Word List


an evil spirit that lies on persons in their sleep

The meaning of the word incubus is an evil spirit that lies on persons in their sleep.

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frigidintensely cold
dishonorlack or loss of honor or reputation
gleama transient appearance of subdued or partly obscured light
shrivelto draw into wrinkles especially with a loss of moisture
anointto smear or rub with oil or an oily substance
veneera thin sheet of a material: such as
oratorioa lengthy choral work usually of a religious nature consisting chiefly of recitatives, arias, and choruses without action or scenery
germa small mass of living substance capable of developing into an organism or one of its parts
cubiclea sleeping compartment partitioned off from a large room
nethersituated down or below : lower