GRE Word List

RESUMPTION

taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.

The meaning of the word resumption is taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats..

Random words

WordMeaning
hereafterlife after death
blareloud or harsh roar or screech; dazzling blaze of light
turncoattraitor
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crevicecrack; fissure
besmirchsoil; defile; make dirty
terminalpart that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
impassivewithout feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
distracttake (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
incongruitylack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate