GRE Word List

PANEGYRIC

a eulogistic oration or writing

The meaning of the word panegyric is a eulogistic oration or writing.

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barda tribal poet-singer skilled in composing and reciting verses on heroes and their deeds
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impairto diminish in function, ability, or quality : to weaken or make worse
interregnumthe time during which a throne is vacant between two successive reigns or regimes
outcastone that is cast out or refused acceptance (as by society) : pariah
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meniala person doing menial work
triflinglacking in significance or solid worth: such as
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