GRE Word List

INVOCATION

prayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking

The meaning of the word invocation is prayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking.

Random words

WordMeaning
titlename (of a book, film, etc.); mark of rank; formal appellation as of rank or office (such as Lord or General); right or claim to possession; championship; Ex. title as head of the family; Ex. title to the estate
turbulencestate of violent agitation; ADJ. turbulent: violently agitated or disturbed
remittanceremitting of money; amount of money remitted
scurrymove hastily; hurry; move briskly
hallucinationdelusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
cessationstoppage
distinctionhonor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
peevishbad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
promontoryheadland
annuityyearly allowance