GRE Word List


bleach; whiten; make white or pale

The meaning of the word blanch is bleach; whiten; make white or pale.

Random words

poisegood judgment with composure; balance; V: place in a carefully balanced position
timiditylack of self-confidence or courage
roterepetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
macabregruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
begrudgeenvy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
brawnhuman muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness
inflatedexaggerated; pompous; enlarged (with air or gas)
magniloquentboastful; pompous
fulminatethunder; explode; issue a severe denunciation
injuriousharmful; causing injury