GRE Word List

ALLOCATE

assign; set apart for a particular purpose

The meaning of the word allocate is assign; set apart for a particular purpose.

Random words

WordMeaning
assentagree; accept; N. assessment
maladroitclumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
apeimitate or mimic (a person's behavior or manner)
pinnacesmall boat
incongruitylack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
domicilehome; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
prudeexcessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
grillquestion severely; cook on a grill; broil; N: cooking surface of parallel metal bars
knelltolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
judiciaryjudicial branch of government