GRE Word List

CONTAMINATE

pollute

The meaning of the word contaminate is pollute.

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WordMeaning
lunarpertaining to the moon
deterrentsomething that discourages or deters
reprievepostponement or cancelation of a punishment; temporary stay; V: postpone or cancel the punishment of
gustywindy
tenderoffer formally; extend; Ex. tender one's resignation/the exact fare; N: formal offer; money; Ex. legal tender; ADJ: young and vulnerable; sensitive to the touch; sore; soft; delicate; Ex. child of tender years; Ex. tender wound
flutter(of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
waxincrease gradually (as the moon); grow
banteringjoking talk; good-naturedly ridiculing; N.V. banter
obligatorybinding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
nourishmentsomething that nourishes; food