GRE Word List


scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)

The meaning of the word chide is scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong).

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humanemarked by kindness or consideration; kind and compassionate; humanitarian
cherubicangelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order
phylummajor classification, second to kingdom, of plants and animals; category ranking below a kingdom and above a class; division
bewitchcast a spell over; captivate completely
reconditeabstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret
screechunpleasant high sharp sound; shriek; V.
imbalancelack of balance or symmetry; disproportion
arid(of land) dry; barren; unproductive
mincingaffectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
antiquatedobsolete; old-fashioned; outdated