GRE Word List

MISCHANCE

ill luck

The meaning of the word mischance is ill luck.

Random words

WordMeaning
figurinesmall ornamental statuette(very small statue)
awesolemn wonder; feeling of respect mixed with wonder and fear; V: fill with awe; ADJ. awesome
parvenuupstart; newly rich person
portlystout; corpulent
diademcrown
bargainagreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
asymmetricnot identical on both sides of a dividing central line
monumentalmassive; impressively large; built as a monument
drudgedo drudgery; N: person who drudges
bentdetermined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination