GRE Word List


to speak out in angry or displeased rebuke

The meaning of the word chide is to speak out in angry or displeased rebuke.

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jettisonto get rid of as superfluous or encumbering : omit or forgo as part of a plan or as the result of some other decision
seditionincitement of resistance to or insurrection against lawful authority
concessionthe act or an instance of conceding (as by granting something as a right, accepting something as true, or acknowledging defeat)
sleazylacking firmness of texture : flimsy
pinnaclean upright architectural member generally ending in a small spire and used especially in Gothic construction to give weight especially to a buttress
impregnableincapable of being taken by assault : unconquerable
roosteran adult male domestic chicken
absolveto set (someone) free from an obligation or the consequences of guilt
primatea bishop who has precedence in a province, a group of provinces, or a nation