GRE Word List

SONNET

14-line poetic verse form with a fixed rhyme pattern

The meaning of the word sonnet is 14-line poetic verse form with a fixed rhyme pattern.

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WordMeaning
pastesmooth viscous mixture as of flour(powder made by crushing grain) and water (used as an adhesive); V: cause to adhere by applying paste
urgedrive or force forward (by causing impulses); drive to take action; impel; entreat earnestly; Ex. urge horses; N: impulse that prompts action
rejuvenatemake young again
querulousgiven to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
skulkmove furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
impersonalnot being a person; not showing personal feelings; Ex. impersonal force/manner/organization
universalcharacterizing or affecting all; general; present everywhere; of the universe; cosmic; Ex. universal agreement; Ex. a subject of universal interest
quizzicalcurious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
harassannoy by repeated attacks
enumeratelist; mention one by one