GRE Word List

ARGOT

the language used by a particular type or group of people : an often more or less secret vocabulary and idiom peculiar to a particular group

The meaning of the word argot is the language used by a particular type or group of people : an often more or less secret vocabulary and idiom peculiar to a particular group.

Random words

WordMeaning
tonsurethe Roman Catholic or Eastern rite of admission to the clerical state by the clipping or shaving of a portion of the head
dissembleto hide under a false appearance
fazeto disturb the composure of : disconcert
obsessivetending to cause obsession
pitfalltrap
generalitythe quality or state of being general
cruxa puzzling or difficult problem : an unsolved question
temporizeto act to suit the time or occasion : yield to current or dominant opinion
yoretime past and especially long past
dozeto sleep lightly