GRE Word List

BRAID

plait; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; N: braided segment (as of hair)

The meaning of the word braid is plait; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; N: braided segment (as of hair).

Random words

WordMeaning
sheafbundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
enlivenmake lively or spirited; animate
brusqueblunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
impostureassuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
foppishvain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
sentientcapable of sensation and conscious; aware; sensitive; Ex. sentient creature; N. sentience
superfluousexcessive; overabundant; unnecessary; N. superfluity
granarystorehouse for grain
precedentpreceding (in time, rank, etc.)
ravelfall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist