GRE Word List


to inspect, examine, or look at appraisingly or appreciatively

The meaning of the word check is to inspect, examine, or look at appraisingly or appreciatively.

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awfulextremely disagreeable or objectionable
encroachmentto enter by gradual steps or by stealth into the possessions or rights of another
incurto become liable or subject to : bring down upon oneself
obnoxiousodiously or disgustingly objectionable : highly offensive
volatilecharacterized by or subject to rapid or unexpected change
welta strip between a shoe sole and upper through which they are stitched or stapled together
hegemonypreponderant influence or authority over others : domination
omniscienthaving infinite awareness, understanding, and insight
cauterizeto sear with a cautery or caustic