GRE Word List

PERDITION

eternal damnation

The meaning of the word perdition is eternal damnation.

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WordMeaning
improprietyan improper or indecorous act or remark
sobernot intoxicated
blemishto spoil by a flaw
ignoblecharacterized by baseness, lowness, or meanness
vertebrateany of a subphylum (Vertebrata) of chordates that comprises animals (such as mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fishes) typically having a bony or cartilaginous spinal column which replaces the notochord, a distinct head containing a brain which arises as an enlarged part of the nerve cord, and an internal usually bony skeleton and that includes some primitive forms (such as lampreys) in which the spinal column is absent and the notochord persists throughout life
vampirethe reanimated body of a dead person believed to come from the grave at night and suck the blood of persons asleep
sanctimonioushypocritically pious or devout
scurryto move in or as if in a brisk pace : scamper
ensueto strive to attain : pursue
correlateeither of two things so related that one directly implies or is complementary to the other (such as husband and wife)