GRE Word List


powerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power

The meaning of the word puissant is powerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power.

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desolatemake desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
excerptselected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
linguisticpertaining to language
cerebrationthought; working of the brain
voodooreligion practiced chiefly in Haiti
momentousvery important; N. moment; CF. momentary
perditiondamnation; complete ruin; hell
swelter(of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
acute(of the senses) sharp; quickly perceptive; keen; penetrating; brief and severe; Ex. acute sense of smell/analysis/pain
flipsend (something) spinning, often into the air, by striking with a light quick blow; turn over; Ex. flip over