GRE Word List


to beat rapidly and strongly : throb

The meaning of the word palpitate is to beat rapidly and strongly : throb.

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emolumentthe returns arising from office or employment usually in the form of compensation or perquisites
mimicryan instance of mimicking
underhandin a clandestine manner
illusorybased on or producing illusion : deceptive
regalof, relating to, or suitable for a king
besetto set or stud with or as if with ornaments
manumitto release from slavery
siderealof, relating to, or expressed in relation to stars or constellations : astral
commensuratecorresponding in size, extent, amount, or degree : proportionate