GRE Word List


retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete

The meaning of the word superannuated is retired or disqualified because of age; outmoded; obsolete.

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yoretime long past; Ex. in the days of yore
deviousroundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
ignominydeep disgrace; shame or dishonor; ADJ. ignominious; Ex. ignominous defeat
vaingloriousboastful; excessively conceited; N. vainglory: great vanity
energizeinvigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active
constituencyvoters represented by an elected official; district so represented; group of supporters (or constituents)
triviatrifles; unimportant matters
vicariousexperienced as if one were taking part in the experience of another; done by a deputy for other people; acting as a substitute; Ex. vicarious thrill at the movies; Ex. the vicarious sufferings of Christ
dissectionanalysis; cutting apart in order to examine
minusculeextremely small