GRE Word List

POMPOSITY

pompous demeanor, speech, or behavior

The meaning of the word pomposity is pompous demeanor, speech, or behavior.

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WordMeaning
tribunea Roman official under the monarchy and the republic with the function of protecting the plebeian citizen from arbitrary action by the patrician magistrates
adjunctsomething joined or added to another thing but not essentially a part of it
warymarked by keen caution, cunning, and watchfulness especially in detecting and escaping danger
abaseto lower in rank, office, prestige, or esteem
unassailablenot assailable : not liable to doubt, attack, or question
ascribeto refer to a supposed cause, source, or author : to say or think that (something) is caused by, comes from, or is associated with a particular person or thing
reinstateto place again (as in possession or in a former position)
sapthe fluid part of a plant
compunctionanxiety arising from awareness of guilt
ciliatedpossessing cilia