GRE Word List


to cause to overturn

The meaning of the word capsize is to cause to overturn.

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spectralof, relating to, or suggesting a specter : ghostly
stridentcharacterized by harsh, insistent, and discordant sound
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obeliskan upright 4-sided usually monolithic pillar that gradually tapers as it rises and terminates in a pyramid
thesisa dissertation embodying results of original research and especially substantiating a specific view