GRE Word List


the feathers of a bird

The meaning of the word plumage is the feathers of a bird.

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matineea musical or dramatic performance or social or public event held in the daytime and especially the afternoon
antithesisthe direct opposite
sovereignone possessing or held to possess supreme political power or sovereignty
obsequiousmarked by or exhibiting a fawning attentiveness
patriarchone of the scriptural fathers of the human race or of the Hebrew people
impelto urge or drive forward or on by or as if by the exertion of strong moral pressure : force
leewayan allowable margin of freedom or variation : tolerance
outwitto get the better of by superior cleverness : outsmart
invectiveinsulting or abusive language : vituperation