GRE Word List


past one's prime

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

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depredationto lay waste : plunder
extemporaneouscomposed, performed, or uttered on the spur of the moment : impromptu
antithesisthe direct opposite
bloatedoverfilled and extended with liquid, gas, food, etc.
anguishextreme pain, distress, or anxiety
knella stroke or sound of a bell especially when rung slowly (as for a death, funeral, or disaster)
gorycovered with gore : bloodstained
intermittentcoming and going at intervals : not continuous
momentuma property (see property