GRE Word List


to give an omen or anticipatory sign of

The meaning of the word portend is to give an omen or anticipatory sign of.

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siltloose sedimentary material with rock particles usually ยน/โ‚‚โ‚€ millimeter or less in diameter
emollientmaking soft or supple
congenitalexisting at or dating from birth
agogfull of intense interest or excitement : eager
presagesomething that foreshadows or portends a future event : omen
chipa small usually thin and flat piece (as of wood or stone) cut, struck, or flaked off
vicaran ecclesiastical agent: such as
maladya disease or disorder of the animal body
overbearingtending to overwhelm : overpowering
uncouthawkward and uncultivated in appearance, manner, or behavior : rude