GRE Word List


illegitimate child

The meaning of the word bastard is illegitimate child.

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apothecarydruggist; pharmacist
incisive(appreciatively) cutting; sharp; Ex. incisive remarks; V. incise: make a cut into
centigradedenoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
reclusehermit; loner; ADJ. reclusive
deigncondescend; stoop
languishlose animation or strength
mustystale (in odor or taste); spoiled by age; CF. moist
inamoratawoman whom a man loves
atonemake amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for