GRE Word List

CHIP

lose a small piece from the surface or edge; N: small piece broken off something; CF. French fry; Potato chip/crisp

The meaning of the word chip is lose a small piece from the surface or edge; N: small piece broken off something; CF. French fry; Potato chip/crisp.

Random words

WordMeaning
drivelnonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
venial(of a fault or sin) forgivable; trivial
devoutpious; deeply religious; sincere; earnest; Ex. my devout hope
cogitatethink over; ponder
optimistperson who looks on the bright side; N. optimism
indigentpoor; destitute
flaccidflabby; lacking firmness; weak; Ex. flaccid muscles
novicebeginner
embellishadorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
irretrievableimpossible to recover or regain; CF. retrieve