GRE Word List

DEBUT

debut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society

The meaning of the word debut is debut; first public appearance; formal presentation of a young woman to society.

Random words

WordMeaning
foistinsert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
accordagreement
authoritariansubordinating the individual to the state; completely dominating another's will; Ex. authoritarian regime/father
subsumeinclude (as a member of a group); encompass
stratagemdeceptive scheme; clever trick
incapacitatedisable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity
apoliticalhaving an aversion or lack of concern for political affairs
impeldrive or force onward; drive to take action; urge to action
refractoryunmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
recalcitrantdisobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child