GRE Word List


coming and going at intervals : not continuous

The meaning of the word intermittent is coming and going at intervals : not continuous.

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swear-wordword considered offensive; Ex. ``bloody''
voguepopular acceptation or favor : popularity
awean emotion variously combining dread, veneration, and wonder that is inspired by authority or by the sacred or sublime
hirelinga person who serves for hire especially for purely mercenary motives
lumberto move ponderously
suffragistone who advocates extension of suffrage especially to women
withholdto hold back from action : check
illuminateto supply or brighten with light
rancorbitter deep-seated ill will
iotaan infinitesimal amount : jot