GRE Word List



The meaning of the word precipitous is precipitate.

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idolatrythe worship of a physical object as a god
slywise in practical affairs
alienateto cause to be estranged : to make unfriendly, hostile, or indifferent especially where attachment formerly existed
confidentialmarked by intimacy or willingness to confide
barba medieval cloth headdress passing over or under the chin and covering the neck
manifestreadily perceived by the senses and especially by the sense of sight
defectionconscious abandonment of allegiance or duty (as to a person, cause, or doctrine) : desertion
conglomerationthe act of conglomerating : the state of being conglomerated
nondescriptbelonging or appearing to belong to no particular class or kind : not easily described
mimean ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner