GRE Word List


calmness; peace

The meaning of the word tranquillity is calmness; peace.

Random words

retortquick sharp reply; V.
incitearouse to action; goad; motivate; induce to exist; Ex. incite a riot/the crowd to rebellion
matrimonystate of being married
interregnumperiod between two successive reigns or governments
incidentevent; event that causes a crisis
eschewavoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks
blasebored with pleasure or dissipation; uninterested or bored
witticismwitty saying; wisecrack(clever joking remark)
indisputabletoo certain to be disputed; beyond doubt
subsidesink to a lower level; settle down; sink to the bottom (as a sediment); descend; grow quiet; become less; moderate; abate