GRE Word List
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The meaning of the word odorous is having an odor.
|stipulate||state as a necessary condition (of an agreement); make express conditions; specify; Ex. He stipulated payment in advance|
|misnomer||wrong or improper name; incorrect designation|
|pathetic||causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching|
|percussion||striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion|
|verbose||wordy; N. verbosity|
|adverse||going against; opposing; unfavorable; hostile|
|bulwark||strong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends|
|chancellor||legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor|
|tantalize||tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure|