GRE Word List

OCCIDENT

the West

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360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)

The meaning of the word occident is the West.

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threadbareworn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
disengageuncouple; separate; disconnect; stop fighting; OP. engage
effulgentshining brightly; brilliant
colossalhuge
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irksomeannoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
precedentpreceding (in time, rank, etc.)