GRE Word List

RAPTURE

an expression or manifestation of ecstasy or passion

The meaning of the word rapture is an expression or manifestation of ecstasy or passion.

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WordMeaning
forbearancea refraining from the enforcement of something (such as a debt, right, or obligation) that is due
amenableliable to be brought to account : answerable
transparenthaving the property of transmitting light without appreciable scattering so that bodies lying beyond are seen clearly : pellucid
contritefeeling or showing sorrow and remorse for improper or objectionable behavior, actions, etc.
pontificalepiscopal attire
blandishmentsomething that tends to coax or cajole : allurement
flukeflatfish
virilehaving traditionally masculine traits especially to a marked degree
transitiona change or shift from one state, subject, place, etc. to another
reprimanda severe or formal reproof