GRE Word List


to entice by charm or attraction

The meaning of the word allure is to entice by charm or attraction.

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whorla drum-shaped section on the lower part of a spindle in spinning or weaving machinery serving as a pulley for the tape drive that rotates the spindle
inklinga slight knowledge or vague notion
curtailto make less by or as if by cutting off or away some part
missivea written communication : letter
decreean order usually having the force of law
purgeto clear of guilt
flushto fly away suddenly
malaisean indefinite feeling of debility or lack of health often indicative of or accompanying the onset of an illness
remittancea sum of money remitted