GRE Word List

VULTURE

carrion-eating birds

The meaning of the word vulture is carrion-eating birds.

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WordMeaning
resolvedecide; settle; solve; separate; make a determined decision; N. resolution
astralrelating to the stars
blandishmentflattery
squeamisheasily shocked or sickened by unpleasant things; fastidious; Ex. A nurse should not be squeamish.
robuststrong; vigorous
pedestalsupport or base as for a pillar or statue
swelter(of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
severityharshness; intensity; sternness; austerity; ADJ. severe: harsh; strict; extremely violent or intense
antlerbony growth on the head of a deer
disapprobationdisapproval; condemnation