GRE Word List

USAGE

firmly established and generally accepted practice or procedure

The meaning of the word usage is firmly established and generally accepted practice or procedure.

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WordMeaning
repulseto drive or beat back : repel
permeablecapable of being permeated : penetrable
grapplethe act or an instance of grappling
rotunditymarked by roundness : rounded
captionthe part of a legal document that shows where, when, and by what authority it was taken, found, or executed
hue_and_cryoutcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
pyromaniaca person who has an uncontrollable impulse to start fires : a person affected by pyromania
compilationthe act or process of compiling
obtusenot pointed or acute : blunt
edifyto instruct and improve especially in moral and religious knowledge : uplift