GRE Word List

PRETERNATURAL

existing outside of nature

The meaning of the word preternatural is existing outside of nature.

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WordMeaning
vervethe spirit and enthusiasm animating artistic composition or performance : vivacity
flayto strip off the skin or surface of : skin
innovationa new idea, method, or device : novelty
stymieto present an obstacle to : stand in the way of
fissurea narrow opening or crack of considerable length and depth usually occurring from some breaking or parting
jumbleto move in a confused or disordered manner
formidablecausing fear, dread, or apprehension
exemptfree or released from some liability or requirement to which others are subject
swaythe action or an instance of swaying or of being swayed : an oscillating, fluctuating, or sweeping motion
antiquityancient times