GRE Word List


an upper or outer margin : verge

The meaning of the word brim is an upper or outer margin : verge.

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jurisprudencethe science or philosophy of law
vertebrateany of a subphylum (Vertebrata) of chordates that comprises animals (such as mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, and fishes) typically having a bony or cartilaginous spinal column which replaces the notochord, a distinct head containing a brain which arises as an enlarged part of the nerve cord, and an internal usually bony skeleton and that includes some primitive forms (such as lampreys) in which the spinal column is absent and the notochord persists throughout life
poignancythe quality or state of being poignant
syntheticrelating to or involving synthesis : not analytic
chalicea drinking cup : goblet
mergerthe absorption of an estate, a contract, or an interest in another, of a minor offense in a greater, or of a cause of action into a judgment
demolitionthe act of demolishing
loatheto dislike greatly and often with disgust or intolerance : detest
fidelitythe quality or state of being faithful