GRE Word List


popular acceptation or favor : popularity

The meaning of the word vogue is popular acceptation or favor : popularity.

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gloatto observe or think about something with triumphant and often malicious satisfaction, gratification, or delight
friskto search (a person) for something (such as a concealed weapon) by running the hand rapidly over the clothing and through the pockets
unwontedbeing out of the ordinary : rare
overturnto cause to turn over : upset
patriciana member of one of the original citizen families of ancient Rome
inamorataa woman with whom one is in love or has intimate relations
motifa usually recurring salient thematic element (as in the arts)
penancean act of self-abasement, mortification (see mortification
equablemarked by lack of variation or change : uniform
disparageto depreciate (see depreciate