GRE Word List



The meaning of the word superannuated is outmoded.

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serenitythe quality or state of being serene
etymologythe history of a linguistic form (such as a word) shown by tracing its development since its earliest recorded occurrence in the language where it is found, by tracing its transmission from one language to another, by analyzing it into its component parts, by identifying its cognates in other languages, or by tracing it and its cognates to a common ancestral form in an ancestral language
blatantnoisy especially in a vulgar or offensive manner : clamorous
floutto treat with contemptuous disregard : scorn
well-bredhaving or displaying the politeness and good manners associated especially with people of high social class
hindmostfarthest to the rear : last
duplicitycontradictory doubleness of thought, speech, or action
fanfarea short and lively sounding of trumpets
obliviouslacking remembrance, memory, or mindful attention
encircleto form a circle around : surround