GRE Word List

MAUVE

pale purple

Spring Vocabulary In English
Spring Vocabulary In English

The meaning of the word mauve is pale purple.

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WordMeaning
congruencecorrespondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
dexterousskillful; skill in using hands or mind; N. dexterity
rigidhard and unbending; stiff and unyielding; fixed in behavior or views; strict; rigorous; Ex. rigid rule
nettleirritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
allegorystory, play, or picture in which characters are used as symbols; fable
comebackretort; quick clever reply; return to former status
upshotoutcome; final result
heydaytime of greatest success or power; prime
impeachcharge (a public official) with crime in office; raise doubts about; indict; Ex. impeach a witness's credibility
interjectionexclamation; Ex. ``Ouch''