GRE Word List


a mass for the dead

The meaning of the word requiem is a mass for the dead.

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profoundhaving intellectual depth and insight
incisiveimpressively direct and decisive (as in manner or presentation)
preponderancea superiority in weight, power, importance, or strength
poulticea soft usually heated and sometimes medicated mass spread on cloth and applied to sores or other lesions
discreditto refuse to accept as true or accurate : disbelieve
nascentcoming or having recently come into existence
atheistica person who does not believe in the existence of a god or any gods : one who subscribes to or advocates atheism
peripheralof, relating to, involving, or forming a periphery or surface part
inclusivebroad in orientation or scope