GRE Word List


a state of bafflement or perplexity : quandary

The meaning of the word nonplus is a state of bafflement or perplexity : quandary.

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eulogya commendatory oration or writing especially in honor of one deceased
warymarked by keen caution, cunning, and watchfulness especially in detecting and escaping danger
inestimableincapable of being estimated or computed
mutabilityprone to change : inconstant
prowessdistinguished bravery
rapturean expression or manifestation of ecstasy or passion
offensivemaking attack : aggressive
petrifyto convert (organic matter) into stone or a substance of stony hardness by the infiltration of water and the deposition of dissolved mineral matter