GRE Word List


a small round hill : mound

The meaning of the word knoll is a small round hill : mound.

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ethosthe distinguishing character, sentiment, moral nature, or guiding beliefs of a person, group, or institution
superficialof, relating to, or located near a surface
uniquebeing the only one : sole
draconianof, relating to, or characteristic of Draco or the severe code of laws held to have been framed by him
problematicposing a problem : difficult to solve or decide
thematicof, relating to, or constituting a theme
depreciateto lower in honor or esteem
estrangedhaving lost former closeness and affection : in a state of alienation from a previous close or familial relationship
intangiblenot tangible : impalpable
decapitateto cut off the head of : behead