GRE Word List

MACABRE

gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death

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The meaning of the word macabre is gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death.

Random words

WordMeaning
gentrypeople of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
dilateexpand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
tenancypossession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
distinctclearly different; clearly noticed
plumefeather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
grandioseaffectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
pendingnot yet decided or settled; impending; Ex. pending decision; PREP. while awaiting; until; Ex. delay the decision pending his return
amnesialoss of memory
feeblemindeddeficient in intelligence; very stupid
recumbentreclining; lying down completely or in part