GRE Word List


bleach; whiten; make white or pale

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

Random words

enigmapuzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
prevalentwidespread; generally accepted
abortiveunsuccessful; fruitless
pigmentcoloring matter (usually powder to be mixed with water or oil)
minuteextremely small; CF. minutes: official record of the proceedings at a meeting
aloofapart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
firebrandpiece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
marspoil the appearance of
cogitatethink over; ponder
ampleenough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space