GRE Word List


a brief piercing spasm of pain

The meaning of the word pang is a brief piercing spasm of pain.

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peripatetica follower of Aristotle or adherent of Aristotelianism
attributea quality, character, or characteristic ascribed to someone or something
consolidationthe act or process of consolidating : the state of being consolidated
abetto actively second and encourage (something, such as an activity or plan)
aberrantdeviating from the usual or natural type : atypical
promiscuoushaving or involving many sexual partners : not restricted to one sexual partner or few sexual partners
oratorone who delivers an oration
wallowto roll oneself about in a lazy, relaxed, or ungainly manner
pulverizeto reduce (as by crushing, beating, or grinding) to very small particles : atomize
gruelingtrying or taxing to the point of exhaustion : punishing