GRE Word List

RELAPSE

the act or an instance of backsliding, worsening, or subsiding

The meaning of the word relapse is the act or an instance of backsliding, worsening, or subsiding.

Random words

WordMeaning
wardthe action or process of guarding
promptto move to action : incite
benefitsomething that produces good or helpful results or effects or that promotes well-being : advantage
charany of a genus (Salvelinus) of small-scaled trouts with light-colored spots
conciliatoryintended to gain goodwill or favor or to reduce hostility : tending or intended to conciliate
veracioustruthful
offhandwithout premeditation or preparation : extempore
cornicethe molded and projecting horizontal member that crowns an architectural composition see column illustration
azurethe blue color of the clear sky
latentpresent and capable of emerging or developing but not now visible, obvious, active, or symptomatic