GRE Word List

CHASE

ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch

The meaning of the word chase is ornament a metal surface by indenting; follow rapidly to catch.

Random words

WordMeaning
indiscriminatechoosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
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excerptselected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
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