GRE Word List


insulting or abusive language : vituperation

The meaning of the word invective is insulting or abusive language : vituperation.

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reputedhaving a good repute : reputable
threatan expression of intention to inflict evil, injury, or damage
gesticulationthe act of making gestures
consummateextremely skilled and accomplished
graphicof or relating to the pictorial arts
construeto analyze the arrangement and connection of words in (a sentence or sentence part)
primogeniturethe state of being the firstborn of the children of the same parents
drossthe scum or unwanted material that forms on the surface of molten metal
indiscriminatenot marked by careful distinction : deficient in discrimination and discernment
anticlimaxthe usually sudden transition in discourse from a significant idea to a trivial or ludicrous idea