GRE Word List


an act of bidding farewell

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

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inverseopposite in order, nature, or effect
fractioustending to be troublesome : unruly
funerealof or relating to a funeral
pastea dough that contains a considerable proportion of fat and is used for pastry crust or fancy rolls
stratageman artifice or trick in war for deceiving and outwitting the enemy
draftthe act of drawing or pulling in a net
gargoylea spout in the form of a grotesque human or animal figure projecting from a roof gutter to throw rainwater clear of a building
consolean architectural member projecting from a wall to form a bracket or from a keystone for ornament
ulteriorgoing beyond what is openly said or shown and especially what is proper
floefloating ice formed in a large sheet on the surface of a body of water