GRE Word List


to recoil in distaste

The meaning of the word cringe is to recoil in distaste.

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captionthe part of a legal document that shows where, when, and by what authority it was taken, found, or executed
sanctiona formal decree
rhapsodya portion of an epic poem adapted for recitation
nauseaa stomach distress with distaste for food and an urge to vomit
threadbarehaving the nap worn off so that the thread shows : shabby
benefitsomething that produces good or helpful results or effects or that promotes well-being : advantage
pestlea usually club-shaped implement for pounding or grinding substances in a mortar see mortar illustration
divaprima donna