GRE Word List


a sharp or witty reply : retort

The meaning of the word comeback is a sharp or witty reply : retort.

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bargainan agreement between parties settling what each gives or receives in a transaction between them or what course of action or policy each pursues in respect to the other
ribaldmarked by coarseness or lewdness : crude
phlegmaticresembling, consisting of, or producing the humor phlegm
digressionthe act or an instance of leaving the main subject in an extended written or verbal expression of thought : the act or an instance of digressing in a discourse or other usually organized literary work
enlistto secure the support and aid of : employ in advancing an interest
eclipticof or relating to the ecliptic or an eclipse
stunto make senseless, groggy, or dizzy by or as if by a blow : daze
smughighly self-satisfied