GRE Word List

BELITTLE

disparage; depreciate

The meaning of the word belittle is disparage; depreciate.

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WordMeaning
simplisticoversimplified
probeexplore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
implorebeg
rife(of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
invalidateweaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
disinclinationunwillingness
slagglassy residue from smelting metal; dross; waste matter
bastionstronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
appellationname; title
fructifybear fruit; produce fruit