GRE Word List


to hold together firmly as parts of the same mass

The meaning of the word cohere is to hold together firmly as parts of the same mass.

Random words

vortexsomething that resembles a whirlpool
earthlycharacteristic of or belonging to this earth
antecedentsa substantive word, phrase, or clause whose denotation is referred to by a pronoun that typically follows the substantive (such as John in "Mary saw John and called to him")
mutilateto cut up or alter radically so as to make imperfect
seasonablesuitable to the season or circumstances : timely
tartagreeably sharp or acid to the taste
stumpthe basal portion of a bodily part remaining after the rest is removed
smolderto burn sluggishly, without flame, and often with much smoke