GRE Word List

PRESENTIMENT

premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear

The meaning of the word presentiment is premonition; foreboding; feeling something will happen; anticipatory fear.

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WordMeaning
euthanasiamercy killing
condimentsseasonings; spices
ductilemalleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
jostleshove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
velocityspeed
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cavaliercasual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight
immutableunchangeable