GRE Word List

BRAG

boast

The meaning of the word brag is boast.

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WordMeaning
omniscientall-knowing
philologystudy of language or words
integralcomplete; necessary for completeness; Ex. integral part
defeatistresigned to defeat or failure; accepting defeat or failure as a natural outcome; N. CF. defeatism
convertone who has adopted a different religion or opinion; V: change into another form; (persuade to) adopt a particular religion or belief
tannerperson who turns animal hides into leather
ideologysystem of ideas characteristic of a group or culture
dilettanteaimless follower of an art or a field of knowledge (not taking it seriously); amateur; dabbler; CF. delight
oatmealcrushed oats used for making porridge
retrenchcut down; cut down expenses; economize