GRE Word List

DECIPHER

decode; CF. indecipherable

TO GET YOUR HEAD AROUND SOMETHING -...
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The meaning of the word decipher is decode; CF. indecipherable.

Random words

WordMeaning
buffetstrike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
shambles(place or scene of) complete disorder or ruin; wreck; mess; Ex. After the hurricane, the coast was a shambles.
residueremainder; balance
killjoygrouch; spoilsport; one who intentionally spoils the pleasure of others
vergeborder; edge, rim, or margin; Ex. on the verge of: very near to; V: border on
cloistermonastery or convent
typhoontropical hurricane or cyclone
benefactorgift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
amplifyincrease in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
nexusconnection