GRE Word List


make or move with a deep rolling sound (as thunder or stomach)

The meaning of the word rumble is make or move with a deep rolling sound (as thunder or stomach).

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billowlarge wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
recesspause; temporary cessation; alcove; secret inner place; Ex. parliament in recess; V. CF. recessive
vivisectionact of dissecting living animals
cantatastory set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
stampedesudden frenzied rush (of panic-stricken animals or people); V: participate in or cause stampede; Ex. stampede before the price rises
sageperson celebrated for wisdom; wise person; ADJ: wise
disinterdig up; unearth; OP. inter
hysteriaexcessive or uncontrollable excitement; N. hysteric: person suffering from hysteria; CF. hysterics: attack of hysteria
bearingdeportment; connection
mausoleummonumental tomb; large stately tomb; CF. Mausolos