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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determinatehaving defined limits
vehementmarked by forceful energy : powerful
incontrovertiblenot open to question : indisputable
placeboa usually pharmacologically inert preparation prescribed more for the mental relief of the patient than for its actual effect on a disorder
germinateto cause to sprout or develop
imperiousmarked by arrogant assurance : domineering
glossarya collection of textual glosses or of specialized terms with their meanings
abusiveusing harsh, insulting language
shudderto tremble convulsively : shiver