GRE Word List


a fit of bad temper

The meaning of the word tantrum is a fit of bad temper.

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prosodythe study of versification
litheeasily bent or flexed
decimateto select by lot and kill every tenth man of
insomniaprolonged and usually abnormal inability to get enough sleep especially due to trouble falling asleep or staying asleep
enormityan outrageous, improper, vicious, or immoral act
occludeto close up or block off : obstruct
crinkleto form many short bends or ripples
qualifyto reduce from a general to a particular or restricted form : modify
murkycharacterized by a heavy dimness or obscurity caused by or like that caused by overhanging fog or smoke