GRE Word List

SOLECISM

an ungrammatical combination of words in a sentence

The meaning of the word solecism is an ungrammatical combination of words in a sentence.

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WordMeaning
flaira skill or instinctive ability to appreciate or make good use of something : talent
disgorgeto discharge by the throat and mouth : vomit
debaseto lower in status, esteem, quality, or character
contusioninjury to tissue usually without laceration : bruise
petulantinsolent or rude in speech or behavior
avidcharacterized by enthusiasm and vigorous pursuit : very eager and enthusiastic
pinnacea light sailing ship
ventilateto expose to air and especially to a current of fresh air for purifying, curing, or refreshing
miasmaa vaporous exhalation formerly believed to cause disease
conclavea private meeting or secret assembly