GRE Word List


giving warning

The meaning of the word premonitory is giving warning.

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ambivalencesimultaneous and contradictory attitudes or feelings (such as attraction and repulsion) toward an object, person, or action
qualmsa feeling of uneasiness about a point especially of conscience or propriety
mishapan unfortunate accident
annexto attach as a quality, consequence, or condition
palatethe roof of the mouth separating the mouth from the nasal cavity see hard palate
pinchto squeeze between the finger and thumb or between the jaws of an instrument
carafea bottle with a flaring lip used to hold beverages and especially wine
apeany of various large tailless semi-erect primates of Africa and southeastern Asia (such as the chimpanzee, gorilla, orangutan, or gibbon)
rusea wily subterfuge
recoursea turning to someone or something for help or protection