GRE Word List



The meaning of the word assail is assault.

Random words

amazonfemale warrior
supinelying on back; passive; inactive; Ex. The defeated pugilist lay supine; Ex. supine acceptance of the decision
equivocateuse equivocal language to deceive people; lie; mislead; attempt to conceal the truth; N. equivocation
chucklelaugh quietly
denigrateblacken; defame
rankoffensive in odor or flavor
concedeadmit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
pulpitraised platform used in preaching (in a church)
vivid(of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description