GRE Word List


the thousand years mentioned in Revelation (see revelation

The meaning of the word millennium is the thousand years mentioned in Revelation (see revelation.

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friezea heavy durable coarse wool and shoddy fabric with a rough surface
tarantulaany of various large, typically ground-dwelling, hairy, mygalomorph spiders (family Theraphosidae) of warm regions that possess venomous fangs used to subdue and kill prey (such as insects, centipedes, frogs, and mice) caught by ambush or chase and that construct silk-lined burrows but do not build webs to trap food
retroactiveextending in scope or effect to a prior time or to conditions that existed or originated in the past
canterone who uses cant: such as
litanya prayer consisting of a series of invocations and supplications by the leader with alternate responses by the congregation
commodiouscomfortably or conveniently spacious : roomy
comprehensivecovering completely or broadly : inclusive
inverseopposite in order, nature, or effect
manneredhaving manners of a specified kind
vignettea picture (such as an engraving or photograph) that shades off gradually into the surrounding paper