GRE Word List

SLOUGH

a place of deep mud or mire

The meaning of the word slough is a place of deep mud or mire.

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WordMeaning
proverba brief popular epigram or maxim : adage
submergeto put under water
catharsispurification or purgation of the emotions (such as pity and fear) primarily through art
lotan object used as a counter in determining a question by chance see also throw in one's lot with
nirvanathe final beatitude (see beatitude
bereftdeprived or robbed of the possession or use of something
interloperone that interlopes: such as
turncoatone who switches to an opposing side or party
chaperona person (such as a matron) who for propriety (see propriety
epitheta characterizing word or phrase accompanying or occurring in place of the name of a person or thing