GRE Word List

ALIENATE

make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of

The meaning of the word alienate is make unfriendly or hostile; estrange; separate; change the ownership of.

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WordMeaning
depravityextreme corruption; wickedness; V. deprave
residueremainder; balance
wrongheadedstubbornly wrong
witticismwitty saying; wisecrack(clever joking remark)
burgeongrow rapidly; grow forth; send out buds; Ex. burgeoning computer industry; CF. bludgeon
putrescentbecoming putrid; putrefying
drasticstrong; violent and severe; Ex. drastic changes/measures
mutesilent; without speech; not pronounced; unable to speak; N: one who is incapable of speech; V: soften the sound, color, shade of
allureentice; attract; tempt
cavaliercasual and offhand; arrogant; N: knight