GRE Word List


a very steep or overhanging place

The meaning of the word precipice is a very steep or overhanging place.

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piquantengagingly provocative
salaciousarousing or appealing to sexual desire or imagination
irasciblemarked by hot temper and easily provoked anger
parameteran arbitrary constant whose value characterizes a member of a system (such as a family of curves)
irateroused to ire
indisputablenot disputable : unquestionable
arrhythmiclacking rhythm or regularity
swarma great number of honeybees emigrating together from a hive in company with a queen to start a new colony elsewhere
transientpassing especially quickly into and out of existence : transitory
foddersomething fed to domestic animals