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GRE Word List

DECIPHER

decode; CF. indecipherable

The meaning of the word decipher is decode; CF. indecipherable.

Random words

WordMeaning
scorchsear; N.
spurnreject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
sextantnavigation tool used to determine a ship's latitude and longitude (by measuring the altitudes of stars)
provenanceplace of origin; origin or source of something; Ex. Gunpowder is of Chinese provenance; CF. come
conspiretake part in a conspiracy; (of events) work together; combine; Ex. Events conspired to produce great difficulties.
grudgingunwilling; reluctant; stingy(giving reluctantly)
partialincomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
cursorycasual; hastily done with little attention to detail
speechlessunable for the moment to speak (because of strong feeling); Ex. speechless with anger
expurgateclean; remove offensive parts of a book