GRE Word List


the act or process of petitioning for help or support

The meaning of the word invocation is the act or process of petitioning for help or support.

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exhilaratingcausing strong feelings of happy excitement and elation : thrilling
comatoseof, resembling, or affected with coma
impassableincapable of being passed, traveled, crossed, or surmounted
overwroughtextremely excited : agitated
cloyingdisgusting or distasteful by reason of excess
seduceto persuade to disobedience or disloyalty
asperityroughness of manner or of temper : harshness of behavior or speech that expresses bitterness or anger
mimean ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner
holstera leather or fabric case for carrying a firearm on the person (as on the hip or chest), on a saddle, or in a vehicle
odiumthe state or fact of being subjected to hatred and contempt as a result of a despicable act or blameworthy circumstance