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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equitablehaving or exhibiting equity : dealing fairly and equally with all concerned
cabalthe contrived schemes of a group of persons secretly united in a plot (as to overturn a government)
takeoffa rise or leap from a surface in making a jump or flight or an ascent in an aircraft or in the launching of a rocket
epochan event or a time marked by an event that begins a new period or development
eugenicrelating to or fitted for the production of good offspring
untowarddifficult to guide, manage, or work with : unruly
rueto feel penitence, remorse, or regret for
chastiseto censure severely : castigate
polemican aggressive attack on or refutation of the opinions or principles of another