GRE Word List

INCUBUS

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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WordMeaning
felicitousvery well suited or expressed : apt
presumeto undertake without leave or clear justification : dare
gustythe sensation of taste
graciousmarked by kindness and courtesy
capricea sudden, impulsive, and seemingly unmotivated notion or action
sobrietythe quality or state of being sober
sophistrysubtly deceptive reasoning or argumentation
renegeto go back on a promise or commitment
obliviouslacking remembrance, memory, or mindful attention
gesticulationthe act of making gestures