GRE Word List


to press or squeeze together

The meaning of the word compress is to press or squeeze together.

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titanichaving great magnitude, force, or power : colossal
braggarta loud arrogant boaster
expiateto make amends for
kaleidoscopean instrument containing loose bits of colored material (such as glass or plastic) between two flat plates and two plane mirrors so placed that changes of position of the bits of material are reflected in an endless variety of patterns
ingenuea naive girl or young woman
alienateto cause to be estranged : to make unfriendly, hostile, or indifferent especially where attachment formerly existed
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feignto give a false appearance of : induce as a false impression
canterone who uses cant: such as