GRE Word List

VENDETTA

blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams

The meaning of the word vendetta is blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams.

Random words

WordMeaning
incoherentunintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
gruffrough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
meagerscanty; inadequate
executiveperson having administrative authority; one branch of government executing laws; ADJ: relating to executing
rotundacircular building or hall covered with a dome
hyperboleexaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
serratedhaving a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf
sartorialpertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
advocacysupport; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
venial(of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial