GRE Word List


vigor and strength of spirit or temperament (see temperament

The meaning of the word mettle is vigor and strength of spirit or temperament (see temperament.

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nostalgiaa wistful or excessively sentimental yearning for return to or of some past period or irrecoverable condition
provisionalserving for the time being : temporary
barda tribal poet-singer skilled in composing and reciting verses on heroes and their deeds
delusivelikely to delude
bogwet spongy ground
gustatoryrelating to or associated with eating or the sense of taste
axioma statement accepted as true as the basis for argument or inference : postulate
confidentialmarked by intimacy or willingness to confide
depositiona testifying especially before a court
ingratiateto gain favor or favorable acceptance for by deliberate effort