GRE Word List

BLUNDER

error; stupid mistake

The meaning of the word blunder is error; stupid mistake.

Random words

WordMeaning
clippersailing vessel built for great speed
wigglewriggle; move from side to side with irregular twisting motions
amasscollect (gradually, in a very large amount)
recastreconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.); fashion again
placeboharmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill
distorttwist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
siderealrelating to stars; Ex. sidereal day
remissiontemporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.
tithetax of one-tenth (contributed to a church); V: pay a tithe
indubitableunable to be doubted; which cannot be doubted; unquestionable