GRE Word List


an act of bidding farewell

The meaning of the word valediction is an act of bidding farewell.

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inebriatedexhilarated or confused by or as if by alcohol : intoxicated
discursivemoving from topic to topic without order : rambling
opticiana maker of or dealer in optical items and instruments
understateto represent as less than is the case
reactionaryrelating to, marked by, or favoring reaction
inconsistencyan instance of being inconsistent
somnambulistan abnormal condition of sleep in which motor acts (such as walking) are performed
belittleto speak slightingly of : disparage
sonneta fixed verse form of Italian origin consisting of 14 lines that are typically 5-foot iambics rhyming according to a prescribed scheme
untowarddifficult to guide, manage, or work with : unruly