GRE Word List


make unconscious or numb as by a blow; amaze; astound

The meaning of the word stun is make unconscious or numb as by a blow; amaze; astound.

Random words

glossbrief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
mimepantomime(act without dialogue); mimicry; mimer; V: mimic; pantomime
spartanwithout attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
nubilemarriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial
ratiocinationreasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
pulverizecrush or grind into very small particles
eloperun away secretly with the intention of getting married
culminationhighest point; climax; V. culminate in: reach the highest point in; end in; Ex. a series of minor clashes culminating in war
apocalypticprophetic; pertaining to revelations especially of disaster; N. apocalypse
commonplaceordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark