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.

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WordMeaning
seasonalof, relating to, or varying in occurrence according to the season
assurancethe state of being assured: such as
excisean internal tax levied on the manufacture, sale, or consumption of a commodity
enterprisea project or undertaking that is especially difficult, complicated, or risky
inestimableincapable of being estimated or computed
cowerto shrink away or crouch especially for shelter from something that menaces, domineers, or dismays
renegeto go back on a promise or commitment
condoneto regard or treat (something bad or blameworthy) as acceptable, forgivable, or harmless
somberso shaded as to be dark and gloomy
verisimilitudethe quality or state of being verisimilar