GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners (Part 2)
360 English Vocabulary Compilation ...
The meaning of the word barefaced is shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie.
|stench||strong foul odor; reek; stink|
|glamor||compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous|
|catcall||shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.|
|smother||kill from lack of air; suppress; cover thickly; Ex. smothered in little stickers|
|kindle||start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse|
|transcendent||exceeding ordinary limits; superior; surpassing; V. transcend: go beyond; exceed; surpass; N. transcendancy|
|poseur||person who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose|
|debut||debut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society|
|bristling||rising like bristles; showing irritation|
|putative||supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child|