GRE Word List

PEJORATIVE

a word or phrase that has negative connotations (see connotation

The meaning of the word pejorative is a word or phrase that has negative connotations (see connotation.

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WordMeaning
circumlocutionthe use of an unnecessarily large number of words to express an idea
complementsomething that fills up, completes, or makes better or perfect
omnivorousfeeding on both animal and vegetable substances
cloistera monastic establishment
wrinklea small ridge or furrow especially when formed on a surface by the shrinking or contraction of a smooth substance : crease
rummageto make a thorough search or investigation
fouloffensive to the senses : loathsome
bacchanalorgy
marrowbone marrow
preternaturalexisting outside of nature