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
dismisseliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal
cognizanceknowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware
condescend(derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior
articulateeffective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
volatilechangeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
discriminatedistinguish; make distinctions on the basis of preference
gruntutter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
tribulationsuffering; ordeal; distress; trial
lingerloiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
conclusivedecisive; ending all debate