GRE Word List

CLIP

cut off with shears; fasten; N: something clipped off (as a short extract from film); clasp or fastener

The meaning of the word clip is cut off with shears; fasten; N: something clipped off (as a short extract from film); clasp or fastener.

Random words

WordMeaning
nondescriptundistinctive; ordinary; ordinary-looking; Ex. nondescript fellow in a crowd
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brittlehard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
placidpeaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
effetehaving lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
dozesleep lightly; nap
primpgroom oneself with care; adorn oneself
recessionwithdrawal; retreat; time of low economic activity
fermentagitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
oafstupid awkward person; CF. elf