GRE Word List

DECOY

lure or bait; V.

The meaning of the word decoy is lure or bait; V..

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WordMeaning
graciouskind in a generous way (to someone less important)
frondfern leaf; palm or banana leaf
rational(of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
supplicatepetition humbly; pray to grant a favor
crinklewrinkle
mutterutter (complaining words) indistinctly in low tones
supererogatorysuperfluous; more than needed or demanded
plaitbraid; interwine; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; Ex. plaited hair; N: braided length as of hair o fabric; CF. pigtail, ponytail
arraigncharge in court; indict
divergevary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating