GRE Word List


a state of resting after exertion or strain

The meaning of the word repose is a state of resting after exertion or strain.

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subsideto sink or fall to the bottom : settle
defunctno longer living, existing, or functioning
discriminateto mark or perceive the distinguishing or peculiar features of
emblazonto inscribe or adorn with or as if with heraldic bearings or devices
plagiarizeto steal and pass off (the ideas or words of another) as one's own : use (another's production) without crediting the source
conjectureinference formed without proof or sufficient evidence
clapto strike (two things, such as two flat, hard surfaces) together so as to produce a sharp percussive noise
allayto subdue or reduce in intensity or severity : alleviate