GRE Word List

DEFACE

mar; disfigure

The meaning of the word deface is mar; disfigure.

Random words

WordMeaning
rebusrepresentation of words in the form of pictures or symbols; puzzle in which pictures or letters stand for words; Ex. ``R U 18'' is a rebus for ``Are you 18''.
trinketknickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
anguishacute pain; extreme suffering
dissectionanalysis; cutting apart in order to examine
sheafbundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
barristercounselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
repealrevoke; annul
incoherentunintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
flamboyantornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
glaring(of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly