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
squatshort and thick; stocky; Ex. ugly squat tower; V. N.
innuendoindirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
propellantsubstance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
anviliron block used in hammering out metals
indiscriminatechoosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
astutewise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
confineshut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
forayraid; sudden raid or military advance; V.
reputablerespectable; having a good reputation
featuredistinctive part of the faces (as the eyes or mouth); features: overall appearance of the face; prominent or distinctive quality; prominent article; film; V: make prominent