GRE Word List

INFIRMITY

weakness

The meaning of the word infirmity is weakness.

Random words

WordMeaning
tumultcommotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly
stoliddull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
blithegay; joyous
mundaneworldly as opposed to spiritual; everyday; of the ordinary; Ex. mundane existence; CF. world
mangletear or cut to pieces; mutilate or disfigure; Ex. badly mangled bodies
yenstrong desire; longing; urge; Ex. yen for travel
abscissioncutting off; separation
demoticof or pertaining to the people
prosceniumpart of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
malapropismcomic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop