GRE Word List

TRANCE

hypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition

The meaning of the word trance is hypnotic state; ecstatic state; detachment from one's physical surrounding (as in contemplation or daydreaming); CF. transition.

Random words

WordMeaning
waivegive up temporarily; yield; N. waiver: waiving a right or claim; document that waives a right or claim
conjugalpertaining to marriage
slurpronounce indistinctly; speak indistinctly; mumble
incarnationact of assuming a human body and human nature; one who personifies something; personification; Ex. previous incarnation/reincarnation
lethaldeadly
fuddlemake stupid or confused as with alcholic drink; N. in a fuddle: confused
poseurperson who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose
derangedinsane
daubsmear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint
discernibledistinguishable; perceivable; Ex. discernible improvement