GRE Word List


confuse; puzzle

The meaning of the word confound is confuse; puzzle.

Random words

avidgreedy; extremely eager for; Ex. avid learner; N. avidity
markednoticeable; targeted for vengeance or attack; Ex. marked improvement/man
quagmirebog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
hoaxtrick which makes someone take action; practical joke; Ex. hoax mail; V.
mausoleummonumental tomb; large stately tomb; CF. Mausolos
yokejoin together; unite; N: crossbar used to joining two draft animals
suppressput an end to forcibly; subdue; stifle; overwhelm; inhibit the expression of; check; prevent from being published or made public; Ex. suppress a smile; Ex. suppress the magazine/truth
aversionfirm dislike
defunctdead; no longer in use or existence
balmysoft and mild (of air); fragrant