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).

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WordMeaning
alluderefer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference
sunderseparate; part; CF. asunder
suffocatedie or kill from lack of air; suppress
impeachcharge (a public official) with crime in office; raise doubts about; indict; Ex. impeach a witness's credibility
virulent(of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom
retinuefollowing; attendants
pulpitraised platform used in preaching (in a church)
rakeimmoral or dissolute person
attireclothe; N: clothing; array; apparel
ancestryfamily descent; ADJ. ancestral