GRE Word List


of, relating to, or occurring in the night

The meaning of the word nocturnal is of, relating to, or occurring in the night.

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choreographythe art of symbolically representing dancing
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execrateto declare to be evil or detestable : denounce
apprehensiveviewing the future with anxiety or alarm : feeling or showing fear or apprehension about the future
preyan animal taken by a predator as food
pessimisman inclination to emphasize adverse aspects, conditions, and possibilities or to expect the worst possible outcome
credencemental acceptance as true or real