GRE Word List


to be or remain awake

The meaning of the word wake is to be or remain awake.

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proverba brief popular epigram or maxim : adage
sacrilegiouscommitting or characterized by sacrilege : having or showing a lack of proper respect for a sacred person, place, or object
similea figure of speech comparing two unlike things that is often introduced by like or as (as in cheeks like roses) compare metaphor
acousticsa science that deals with the production, control, transmission, reception, and effects of sound
consternationamazement or dismay that hinders or throws into confusion
ellipsisthe omission of one or more words that are obviously understood but that must be supplied to make a construction grammatically complete
sultryvery hot and humid : sweltering
endorseto write on the back of