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GRE Word List

PRIVATION

lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive

The meaning of the word privation is lack of the basic necessities or comforts of life; hardship; want; CF. deprive.

Random words

WordMeaning
verisimilitudeappearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
blurtutter impulsively from nervousness or excitement
daubsmear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
zealeager enthusiasm (to a cause or ideal); ADJ. zealous
selectivecareful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
condoleexpress condolences; N. condolence: sympathy for someone who has experienced great sorrow
embargoban on commerce or other activity
thermalpertaining to heat; producing heat; warm; Ex. thermal bath; N: rising current of warm air
austereforbiddingly stern; ascetic; without comfort or enjoyment; severely simple and unornamented; Ex. a monk's austere life; Ex. austere grandeur of the cathedral; N. austerity
sacrosanctinvioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable