GRE Word List


heat of mind or emotion : proneness to anger : passion

The meaning of the word temper is heat of mind or emotion : proneness to anger : passion.

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vignettea picture (such as an engraving or photograph) that shades off gradually into the surrounding paper
supplicateto make a humble entreaty
raveto talk irrationally in or as if in delirium
engagingtending to draw favorable attention or interest : attractive
frugalitythe quality or state of being frugal : careful management of material resources and especially money : thrift
arbitrateto act as arbiter upon (a disputed question) : to settle (a dispute between two people or groups) after hearing the arguments and opinions of both
depositiona testifying especially before a court
wiltloose freshness; droop
feralof, relating to, or suggestive of a wild beast