GRE Word List


a meat market

The meaning of the word shambles is a meat market.

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hatcha small door or opening (as in an airplane or spaceship)
loatheto dislike greatly and often with disgust or intolerance : detest
adoreto worship or honor as a deity or as divine
retentivehaving the power, property, or capacity of retaining
verbiagea profusion of words usually of little or obscure content
revoketo annul by recalling or taking back : rescind
detrimentalobviously harmful : damaging
monochromatichaving or consisting of one color or hue
carriondead and putrefying flesh
smirkto smile in a smug or condescending way