GRE Word List

MISADVENTURE

misfortune

The meaning of the word misadventure is misfortune.

Random words

WordMeaning
purportedreputed
stumpthe basal portion of a bodily part remaining after the rest is removed
bateto reduce the force or intensity of : restrain
prevailto gain ascendancy through strength or superiority : triumph
ruminateto go over in the mind repeatedly and often casually or slowly
elaborationplanned or carried out with great care
cringeto recoil in distaste
warblea melodious succession of low pleasing sounds
supplicantone who supplicates
glamoran exciting and often illusory and romantic attractiveness