GRE Word List

BLOTCH

spot; blot; CF. blot+botch

The meaning of the word blotch is spot; blot; CF. blot+botch.

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WordMeaning
philanthropistlover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy
purveyorfurnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide
concavehollow; curved inwards; OP. convex
perorationconclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length
filialpertaining to or befitting a son or daughter; Ex. filial respect
sleazyshabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
countenanceapprove; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
optionalnot compulsory; left to one's choice; N. option: act of choosing; choice; freedom or power to choose; something available as a choice; Ex. have no option; Ex. two options
libeldefamatory written statement; act of writing something that smears a person's character; V. ADJ. libelous
resolutiondetermination; resoluteness; ADJ. resolute: firm or determined in purpose