GRE Word List


to send forth new growth (such as buds or branches) : sprout

The meaning of the word burgeon is to send forth new growth (such as buds or branches) : sprout.

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wheedleto influence or entice by soft words or flattery
unisonidentity in musical pitch
allocateto apportion for a specific purpose or to particular persons or things : distribute
mementosomething that serves to warn or remind
anointto smear or rub with oil or an oily substance
nullifyto make null (see null
pulsethe regular expansion of an artery caused by the ejection of blood into the arterial system by the contractions of the heart
hypnosisa trancelike state that resembles sleep but is induced by a person whose suggestions are readily accepted by the subject
animadversiona critical and usually censorious remark
inebriateone who is drunk