GRE Word List

OBSOLETE

outmoded; no longer used

The meaning of the word obsolete is outmoded; no longer used.

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WordMeaning
nurturenourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
canterslow gallop; V. CF. trot
hostilityunfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
aplombpoise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence
bivouactemporary encampment; camp without tents; V.
decrepitudestate of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age
nominalin name only; of a name; trifling; (of a sum of money) very small; CF. nominate: propose as a candidate; appoint
dartmove or throw suddenly and quickly
defoliatedestroy leaves; deprive of leaves (by the use of chemicals); N. defoliant
evenhandedimpartial; fair