GRE Word List

MISCELLANY

separate writings collected in one volume

The meaning of the word miscellany is separate writings collected in one volume.

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WordMeaning
vertexthe top of the head
archaeologythe scientific study of material remains (such as tools, pottery, jewelry, stone walls, and monuments) of past human life and activities
virulentmarked by a rapid, severe, and destructive course
paritythe quality or state of being equal or equivalent
pessimisman inclination to emphasize adverse aspects, conditions, and possibilities or to expect the worst possible outcome
quaya structure built parallel to the bank of a waterway for use as a landing place
noisomenoxious
constituenta member of a constituency
revulsiona strong pulling or drawing away : withdrawal
temperheat of mind or emotion : proneness to anger : passion