GRE Word List


marked by withdrawal from society : solitary

The meaning of the word recluse is marked by withdrawal from society : solitary.

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marshala high official in the household of a medieval king, prince, or noble originally having charge of the cavalry but later usually in command of the military forces
orgysecret ceremonial rites held in honor of an ancient Greek or Roman deity and usually characterized by ecstatic singing and dancing
interveneto occur, fall, or come between points of time or events
ribaldmarked by coarseness or lewdness : crude
cullto select from a group : choose
culpritone accused of or charged with a crime
lollto hang loosely or laxly : droop
fervorintensity of feeling or expression
formalitycompliance with formal or conventional rules : ceremony
legatoin a manner that is smooth and connected (as between successive tones)