GRE Word List

ABUSIVE

using harsh, insulting language

The meaning of the word abusive is using harsh, insulting language.

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WordMeaning
sublimeto cause to pass directly from the solid to the vapor state and condense back to solid form
pryto look closely or inquisitively
amassto collect for oneself : accumulate
grategrating
occultto shut off from view or exposure : cover
fussyeasily upset : irritable
thralla state of servitude or submission
vervethe spirit and enthusiasm animating artistic composition or performance : vivacity
opportunesuitable or convenient for a particular occurrence
citeto call upon officially or authoritatively to appear (as before a court)