GRE Word List

MIME

an ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner

The meaning of the word mime is an ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner.

Random words

WordMeaning
solaceto give comfort to in grief or misfortune : console
flinchto withdraw or shrink from or as if from pain : wince
pragmaticrelating to matters of fact or practical affairs often to the exclusion of intellectual or artistic matters : practical as opposed to idealistic
franticemotionally out of control
archipelagoan expanse of water with many scattered islands
preternaturalexisting outside of nature
minutethe 60th part of an hour of time : 60 seconds
meandera winding path or course
agilitythe quality or state of being agile : nimbleness
wistfulfull of yearning or desire tinged with melancholy