GRE Word List

PARAMOUR

lover

The meaning of the word paramour is lover.

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chafeirritate
venoma toxic substance produced by some animals (such as snakes, scorpions, or bees) that is injected into prey or an enemy chiefly by biting or stinging and has an injurious or lethal effect
maimto mutilate, disfigure, or wound seriously
invincibleincapable of being conquered, overcome, or subdued
depredationto lay waste : plunder
ravenousrapacious
protagonistthe principal character in a literary work (such as a drama or story)
tyrannyoppressive power
tureena deep and usually covered bowl from which foods (such as soup) are served
suturea strand or fiber used to sew parts of the living body