GRE Word List


to adhere firmly and closely or loyally and unwaveringly

The meaning of the word cleave is to adhere firmly and closely or loyally and unwaveringly.

Random words

aspersiona false or misleading charge meant to harm someone's reputation
proclivityan inclination or predisposition toward something
resurrectto raise from the dead
rotethe use of memory usually with little intelligence
pragmatista practical approach to problems and affairs
nugatoryof little or no consequence : trifling
inferto derive as a conclusion from facts or premises
censoriousmarked by or given to censure (see censure
phoenixa legendary bird which according to one account lived 500 years, burned itself to ashes on a pyre, and rose alive from the ashes to live another period
vilifyto utter slanderous and abusive statements against : defame