GRE Word List

REVELRY

boisterous merrymaking; V. revel: engage boisterous festivities; enjoy greatly; N: boisterous festivity or celebration

The meaning of the word revelry is boisterous merrymaking; V. revel: engage boisterous festivities; enjoy greatly; N: boisterous festivity or celebration.

Random words

WordMeaning
bizarrefantastic; violently contrasting; noticeably odd; strikingly unconventional
exemptnot subject to a duty or obligation; free from a duty; V.
sensualdevoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
kineticproducing motion; of motion
mayheminjury to body; crime of willfully maiming or crippling a person; violent disorder; Ex. mayhem in the zoo; CF. maim
covetousavaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
trappingsoutward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
litheflexible; supple; CF. limber
choredaily domestic task (such as cleaning, cooking, and shopping); unpleasant task
polaritystate of having two opposite qualities