GRE Word List

DEBRIS

rubble; wreckage; scattered remains of something broken or destroyed

The meaning of the word debris is rubble; wreckage; scattered remains of something broken or destroyed.

Random words

WordMeaning
dabblework at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid
confidentialspoken or written in secret; trusted with private matters; Ex. confidential secretary
charlatanquack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)
brevityconciseness; shortness of duration
conceptionbeginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception
incubusburden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
choredaily domestic task (such as cleaning, cooking, and shopping); unpleasant task
skulduggerydishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
decapitatebehead
esteemrespect; value; judge; N.