GRE Word List

MORDANT

biting and caustic in thought, manner, or style : incisive

The meaning of the word mordant is biting and caustic in thought, manner, or style : incisive.

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WordMeaning
coincorner
entitybeing
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entourageone's attendants or associates
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consecratededicated to a sacred purpose
inevitableincapable of being avoided or evaded
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crossa structure consisting of an upright with a transverse beam used especially by the ancient Romans for execution