GRE Word List

COLLATE

examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)

The meaning of the word collate is examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound).

Random words

WordMeaning
flourishgrow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
slickmake smooth or glossy; N: smooth surface; Ex. oil slick; ADJ: smooth; glossy; deftly executed; adroit; glib
raimentclothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
purgatoryplace of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
mogulpowerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
scavengehunt through discarded materials for usable items or food; search, especially for food; N. scavenger: one who scavenges; animal that feeds on refuse and carrion
interbury; N. interment
endearmentfond word or act; expression of affection
overweeningarrogant; presumptuous
steepsoak; saturate; Ex. steep the fabric in the dye bath; ADJ: precipitous