GRE Word List

LAMENT

grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation

The meaning of the word lament is grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation.

Random words

WordMeaning
punytiny; weak; insignificant
daisraised platform for speakers or other important people
concessionan act of yielding; conceding; something conceded; point, right, etc. given unwillingly; privilege of maintaining a business in a certain place; Ex. oil concessions in the North sea; CF. concessionaire
perigeepoint of moon's orbit when it is nearest the earth; CF. apogee
founderperson who establishes (an organization or business)
reserveself-control; self-restraint; formal but distant manner; reticence; Ex. without reserve: freely and openly; ADJ. reserved: shy and uncommunicative
misconductimmoral behavior; bad management; V.
gruelingexhausting; Ex. grueling marathon race
carnivorousmeat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
surreptitiousdone secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden