GRE Word List


to recoil in distaste

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

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inclementlacking mildness: such as
captiousmarked by an often ill-natured inclination to stress faults and raise objections
conveneto come together in a body
invulnerableincapable of being wounded, injured, or harmed
humanemarked by compassion, sympathy, or consideration for humans or animals
qualifiedfitted (as by training or experience) for a given purpose : competent
abbreviateto make briefer
discretionindividual choice or judgment
reciteto repeat from memory or read aloud publicly
unceremoniousnot ceremonious : informal