GRE Word List


fear; nervous apprehension

The meaning of the word trepidation is fear; nervous apprehension.

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libertinedebauched person; dissolute or licentious person; roue; CF. free
parchmentwriting material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
compartmentone of the parts into which an enclosed space is divided
recesspause; temporary cessation; alcove; secret inner place; Ex. parliament in recess; V. CF. recessive
besmirchsoil; defile; make dirty
high-flownhighly pretentious or inflated
allegestate without proof
run-down(of a place) dilapidated; in a bad condition; (of a person) weak or exhausted
broodsit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time