GRE Word List


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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absolutefree from imperfection : perfect
elysianof or relating to Elysium
bruntthe principal force, shock, or stress (as of an attack)
overturean initiative toward agreement or action : proposal
bristlinga short stiff coarse hair or filament
wholesomepromoting health or well-being of mind or spirit
centigraderelating to, conforming to, or having a thermometric scale on which the interval between the freezing point of water and the boiling point of water is divided into 100 degrees with 0° representing the freezing point and 100° the boiling point
vacillateto waver in mind, will, or feeling : hesitate in choice of opinions or courses
tenantone who has the occupation or temporary possession of lands or tenements of another
simianof, relating to, or resembling monkeys or apes