GRE Word List


to prolong in time or space : continue

The meaning of the word protract is to prolong in time or space : continue.

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outgoinggoing away : departing
dishonorlack or loss of honor or reputation
swarma great number of honeybees emigrating together from a hive in company with a queen to start a new colony elsewhere
draconianof, relating to, or characteristic of Draco or the severe code of laws held to have been framed by him
callousbeing hardened and thickened
limboan abode of souls that are according to Roman Catholic theology barred from heaven because of not having received Christian baptism
impersonalhaving no personal reference or connection
repositorya place, room, or container where something is deposited or stored : depository
discombobulatedcharacterized by confusion or disorder
stipenda fixed sum of money paid periodically for services or to defray expenses