GRE Word List

PERVERSION

corruption; turning from right to wrong

The meaning of the word perversion is corruption; turning from right to wrong.

Random words

WordMeaning
baskluxuriate; take pleasure in warmth
phobiamorbid fear
bivouactemporary encampment; camp without tents; V.
aspireseek to attain (position or status); long for; Ex. aspire to become president; Ex. aspire to/after the leadership
slinkmove furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
topplebecome unsteady and fall down
compassionsympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
detonationexplosion
gluttonsomeone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
hubbubconfused uproar; loud noise; din