GRE Word List

MALAISE

uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease)

The meaning of the word malaise is uneasiness; vague feeling of ill health (without any particular pain or appearance of disease).

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WordMeaning
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quislingtraitor who aids invaders; CF. Vidkun Quisling
accedeagree
condescend(derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior
refrainabstain from; resist; forbear; N: chorus
tannerperson who turns animal hides into leather
abhordetest; hate
odiumdetestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)
extraditionsurrender of prisoner by one state to another; Ex. extradition treaty; V. extradite