GRE Word List

VICTUALS

food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food

The meaning of the word victuals is food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food.

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WordMeaning
cameoshell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
grandioseaffectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
promiscuousmixed indiscriminately; indiscriminate; not choosing carefully; indiscriminate in the choice of sexual partners; irregular, particularly sexually; Ex. promiscuous life/girl; N. promiscuity
introvertone who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted
succumbyield (to something overwhelming); give in; die; Ex. succumb to the illness
declivitydownward slope
roseaterosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
perditiondamnation; complete ruin; hell
distraughtupset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
indeterminateuncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite