GRE Word List
The meaning of the word turmoil is extreme confusion; great commotion and confusion; Ex. throw the country into turmoil.
|clarion||shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times|
|sour||having a sharp or acid taste; acid; tart; bad-tempered; V.|
|stumble||trip and almost fall; proceed unsteadily; act falteringly; N.|
|exposure||risk, particularly of being exposed to disease or to the elements; unmasking; act of laying something open; Ex. exposure of governmental corruption|
|preclude||make impossible; prevent; exclude; eliminate|
|docket||program as for trial; book where such entries are made; list of things to be done; agenda; label fixed to a package listing contents or directions; V: describe in a docket|