GRE Word List

MAROON

leave helpless on a deserted island or coast; ADJ. red brown

The meaning of the word maroon is leave helpless on a deserted island or coast; ADJ. red brown.

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WordMeaning
maladroitclumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
prongpointed projecting part
confineshut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
adorndecorate
cowershrink quivering as from fear; cringe
prosodyart of versification; study of the metrical structure of verse
assimilateabsorb; take (food) into the body and digest it; understand (knowledge) completely and be able to use properly; cause to become homogeneous (the people of a country or race in the wasy of behaving or thinking)
irrelevantnot applicable; unrelated
tribulationsuffering; ordeal; distress; trial
fawningcourting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness