GRE Word List

MILIEU

the physical or social setting in which something occurs or develops : environment

The meaning of the word milieu is the physical or social setting in which something occurs or develops : environment.

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WordMeaning
spartana native or inhabitant of ancient Sparta
concoctto prepare by combining raw materials
sepulchera place of burial : tomb
heterogeneousconsisting of dissimilar or diverse ingredients or constituents : mixed
hue_and_cryoutcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
clandestinemarked by, held in, or conducted with secrecy : surreptitious
disparatemarkedly distinct in quality or character
bookishof or relating to books
peerlessmatchless
ascribeto refer to a supposed cause, source, or author : to say or think that (something) is caused by, comes from, or is associated with a particular person or thing