GRE Word List

PREDICAMENT

the character, status, or classification assigned by a predication

The meaning of the word predicament is the character, status, or classification assigned by a predication.

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WordMeaning
sanguinemarked by eager hopefulness : confidently optimistic
standstilla state characterized by absence of motion or of progress : stop
poisebalance
autopsyan examination of a body after death to determine the cause of death or the character and extent of changes produced by disease
appallto overcome with consternation, shock, or dismay
coalitionthe act of coalescing : union
rantto talk in a noisy, excited, or declamatory manner
sovereignone possessing or held to possess supreme political power or sovereignty
saboteurone that practices sabotage
pretentiouscharacterized by pretension: such as