GRE Word List


the action of receding : recession

The meaning of the word recess is the action of receding : recession.

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lushgrowing vigorously especially with luxuriant foliage
gleama transient appearance of subdued or partly obscured light
legacya gift by will especially of money or other personal property : bequest
titanichaving great magnitude, force, or power : colossal
fugitiverunning away or intending flight
instigateto goad or urge forward : provoke
clairvoyanthaving clairvoyance : able to see beyond the range of ordinary perception
choiran organized company of singers (as in a church service)
gruesomeinspiring horror or repulsion : grisly
hiatusa break in or as if in a material object : gap