GRE Word List

BASK

luxuriate; take pleasure in warmth

The meaning of the word bask is luxuriate; take pleasure in warmth.

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WordMeaning
junkettrip especially one taken for pleasure by an official at public expense
deprecateexpress disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory
amalgamcombination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth
unseemlyunbecoming; not proper in behavior; indecent; Ex. leave with unseemly haste
estrangedseparated; alienated; V. estrange: alienate (people in a family); N. estrangement
espionagespying
retractwithdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
manaclerestrain; handcuff; N.
promontoryheadland
centripetaltending toward the center