GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
360 English Vocabulary Compilation ...
The meaning of the word condiments is seasonings; spices.
|sarcasm||cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic|
|sheaf||bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together|
|daub||smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint|
|inamorata||woman whom a man loves|
|thrash||beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.|
|floe||flat mass of floating ice|
|purchase||secure grasp or hold; firm grasp or footing|
|hazy||slightly obscure; misty; unclear; N. haze: light mist or smoke; confused state of mind|
|breach||breaking of contract or duty; fissure or gap; opening; V.|
|significant||expressing a meaning; important; Ex. significant smile; N. significance: importance; meaning; V. signify: denote; mean; signal; make known; matter; be significant|