GRE Word List

BRAND

trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.

The meaning of the word brand is trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar..

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WordMeaning
exertioneffort; expenditure of much physical work; V. exert oneself: make a great effort
forthrightstraightforward; direct; frank
ubiquitousbeing everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
bidcommand; utter (a greeting); offer as a price; N: offer of a price; amount offered; earnest effort to gain something; Ex. bid for freedom
overturnturn over; capsize; topple
collaboratework together; cooperate treasonably with the enemy
veracitytruthfulness; adherence to the truth
assertstate strongly or positively; demand recognition of (rights, claims, etc.); make a claim to (by forceful action); Ex. assert one's independence
mausoleummonumental tomb; large stately tomb; CF. Mausolos
mountebankcharlatan; boastful pretender