GRE Word List
Attack meaning | Attack in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
Attack meaning | Attack in a Senten...
The meaning of the word ambush is act of lying in wait to attack by surprise; sudden attack made from a concealed position; Ex. lie in ambush; V..
|eclipse||darken; extinguish; outshine; surpass; cause an eclipse|
|simian||monkeylike; N: ape or monkey|
|rarefied||made less dense (of a gas); V. rarefy: make less dense; N. rarefaction|
|idyllic||charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene|
|rake||immoral or dissolute person|
|adjuration||solemn urging; V. adjure: entreat earnestly; enjoin solemnly|
|prophylactic||used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease|
|rabble||mob; noisy crowd|
|gerrymander||change voting district lines in order to favor a political party; N. CF. Elbridge Gerry + (sala)mander|
|slacken||slow up; loosen; make or become slack|