GRE Word List
Awful meaning | Awful in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
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The meaning of the word pitfall is hidden danger; concealed trap.
|centripetal||tending toward the center|
|duress||forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress|
|obelisk||tall column tapering(becoming gradually narrower toward the end) and ending in a pyramid|
|infamous||notoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation|
|oratorio||dramatic poem set to music; long musical work with singing but without acting; CF. cantata|
|concomitant||that which accompanies; Ex. Deafnes is a frequent concommitant of old age; ADJ: existing or happening together with something else|
|zephyr||gentle breeze; west wind|
|eulogy||expression of praise, often on the occasion of someone's death; V. eulogize|