GRE Word List

STANZA

division of a poem (composed of two or more lines)

The meaning of the word stanza is division of a poem (composed of two or more lines).

Random words

WordMeaning
putriddecayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
absolutecomplete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism
refuseanything discarded or rejected as worthless; trash
tenancypossession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy
crossbad-tempered; showing ill-humor; angry
ethnicrelating to races
lateralof or coming from the side
poseassume a particular posture; put forward; present; affect a particular attitude (to impress others); Ex. pose a threat; N.
rusticpertaining to country people; unsophisticated; simple; crude; uncouth; (of furniture) rough with the bark left on; N. rural person; rustic person
impendingnearing; approaching; about to happen