GRE Word List

BAIT

harass; tease; torment; Ex. badger baiting; N: food or other lure used to catch fish or trap animals

The meaning of the word bait is harass; tease; torment; Ex. badger baiting; N: food or other lure used to catch fish or trap animals.

Random words

WordMeaning
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ventriloquistsomeone who can make his or her voice seem to come from another person or thing (without moving lips or jaws); N. ventriloquism, ventriloquy
unobtrusiveinconspicuous; not blatant
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begetfather; become the father of; produce; give rise to
satireform of literature in which irony, sarcasm, and ridicule are employed to attack human vice and folly
beseechbeg; plead with