GRE Word List


the final result : outcome

The meaning of the word upshot is the final result : outcome.

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amoralhaving or showing no concern about whether behavior is morally right or wrong
gourmeta connoisseur of food and drink
perennialpresent at all seasons of the year
ideologya manner or the content of thinking characteristic of an individual, group, or culture
penitentfeeling or expressing humble or regretful pain or sorrow for sins or offenses : repentant
pedantone who is unimaginative or who unduly emphasizes minutiae in the presentation or use of knowledge
unscathedwholly unharmed : not injured
strangleto choke to death by compressing the throat with something (such as a hand or rope) : throttle
rambleto move aimlessly from place to place
bilkto block the free development of : frustrate