GRE Word List

LUSTER

a glow of reflected light : sheen

The meaning of the word luster is a glow of reflected light : sheen.

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WordMeaning
verbatimin the exact words : word for word
impiousnot pious : lacking in reverence or proper respect (as for God or one's parents) : irreverent
predicamentthe character, status, or classification assigned by a predication
elixira substance held capable of changing base metals into gold
predatoran organism that primarily obtains food by the killing and consuming of other organisms : an organism that lives by predation
aloftat or to a great height
endorseto write on the back of
plumagethe feathers of a bird
conciliatoryintended to gain goodwill or favor or to reduce hostility : tending or intended to conciliate
avantgardegroup of artists whose work is based on the newest ideas and methods; CF. vanguard