GRE Word List


defensive mound of earth

The meaning of the word rampart is defensive mound of earth.

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soporificsleep-causing; marked by sleepiness; drowsy
suppliantentreating; beseeching; N.
vintnerwine merchant; winemaker; seller of wine
veerchange in direction; swerve
pantomimeacting without dialogue; V.
exuberanceoverflowing abundance; joyful enthusiasm; flamboyance; lavishness; ADJ. exuberant: high-spirited and lively; growing abundantly and strongly
dissectionanalysis; cutting apart in order to examine
psychosismental disorder; ADJ. N. psychotic
sovereignruler in a monarchy; ADJ: (of a country) independent and self-governing; having supreme power; supreme; excellent
occludeshut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.