GRE Word List


being in a state of putrefaction : rotten

The meaning of the word putrid is being in a state of putrefaction : rotten.

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philanthropistone who makes an active effort to promote human welfare : a person who practices philanthropy
monasticof or relating to monasteries or to monks or nuns
flourishto grow luxuriantly : thrive
linguisticof or relating to language or linguistics
propitiateto gain or regain the favor or goodwill of : appease
contumaciousstubbornly disobedient : rebellious
primethe second of the canonical hours
comelypleasurably conforming to notions of good appearance, suitability, or proportion
atoneto make amends : to provide or serve as reparation or compensation for something bad or unwelcome