GRE Word List

BIGOT

one who is intolerant (in matters of religion or politics)

The meaning of the word bigot is one who is intolerant (in matters of religion or politics).

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WordMeaning
espouseadopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
charmake or become black by burning; reduce or be reduced to carbon or charcoal(black substance made by burning wood) by incomplete combustion
benedictionblessing
tensionstretching; condition of being stretched; mental strain; strained relationship between groups or people
unaccountableunexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious
girthdistance around something; circumference
proletarianmember of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)
emendcorrect (usually a text); N. emendation: correction of errors; improvement
annealreduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)
winnowsift; separate the chaff from grain by blowing; separate good parts from bad; CF. wind