GRE Word List

MORGUE

mortuary; place where bodies are kept before burial or cremation

The meaning of the word morgue is mortuary; place where bodies are kept before burial or cremation.

Random words

WordMeaning
gleambrief flash of light; glow; V.
braggartboaster; bragger
appriseinform
subsequentfollowing in time or order; later
implodeburst inward; CF. vaccum tube
fiascototal failure; CF. bottle
giddylight-hearted; not serious; frivolous; dizzy; causing dizziness; Ex. giddy youth; Ex. giddy climb/height
ambiguousunclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
vantageposition giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
trystmeeting arranged by lovers; arrangement between lovers to meet