GRE Word List


past one's prime

The meaning of the word passe is past one's prime.

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pungentsharply painful
ludicrousamusing or laughable through obvious absurdity, incongruity, exaggeration, or eccentricity
magistratean official entrusted with administration of the laws: such as
consternationamazement or dismay that hinders or throws into confusion
explicitfully revealed or expressed without vagueness, implication, or ambiguity : leaving no question as to meaning or intent
engagingtending to draw favorable attention or interest : attractive
advocacythe act or process of supporting a cause or proposal : the act or process of advocating (see advocate
uncannyseeming to have a supernatural character or origin : eerie
imminentready to take place : happening soon
thralla state of servitude or submission