GRE Word List

BID

command; utter (a greeting); offer as a price; N: offer of a price; amount offered; earnest effort to gain something; Ex. bid for freedom

The meaning of the word bid is command; utter (a greeting); offer as a price; N: offer of a price; amount offered; earnest effort to gain something; Ex. bid for freedom.

Random words

WordMeaning
elegypoem or song expressing lamentation (for the dead); ADJ. elegiacal, elegiac
partitiondivide into parts
quaffdrink with zest; drink with relish(zest; hearty enjoyment); ČÜČ©ČÜČ© ž¶œĂŽÙ; CF. sip
prepossessingattractive; CF. preoccupying ?
ineffableunutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy
insolenceimpudent disrespect; haughtiness; ADJ. insolent; CF. haughty + rude
felineof a member of the cat family; N.
peremptorydemanding and leaving no choice; imperative; Ex. peremptory decree/knock
invocationprayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking
extolpraise very highly; glorify