GRE Word List


pour off gently (wine or liquid)

The meaning of the word decant is pour off gently (wine or liquid).

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neologismnew or newly coined word or phrase
nattyneatly or smartly dressed; dapper; smart; Ex. natty dresser
noncommittalneutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided
intersticenarrow space between things
deployspread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically
inordinatebeyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
curmudgeonchurlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
corpusclered or white cell in the blood
sciondetached plant shoot used in grafting; descendant
anthropomorphichaving human form or characteristics