GRE Word List

CHAFF

worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff

The meaning of the word chaff is worthless products of an endeavor; husk(outer seed cover) separated from grain; Ex. separate the wheat from the chaff.

Random words

WordMeaning
discriminatedistinguish; make distinctions on the basis of preference
unprecedentedhaving no previous example; novel; unparalleled
menacethreat; V: threaten
impeccablefaultless
ploystrategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
prongpointed projecting part
terminalpart that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
promontoryheadland
largessgenerous gift (given to people who do not have enough)
bargainagreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power