GRE Word List
The meaning of the word corroborate is confirm; support; strengthen.
|forswear||renounce under oath; abandon; make a solemn promise to give up; CF. abjure|
|cavil||quibble; make frivolous objections; find fault unnecessarily|
|welter||wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.|
|eerie||weird; causing fear because strange|
|perceptive||insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception|
|apolitical||having an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs|