GRE Word List

TRAPPINGS

outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)

The meaning of the word trappings is outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank).

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WordMeaning
olfactoryconcerning the sense of smell
verbosewordy; N. verbosity
projectilemissile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
irascibleirritable; easily angered
prominentprotruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
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refutedisprove; prove to be false; N. refutation
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