GRE Word List


mar; disfigure

The meaning of the word deface is mar; disfigure.

Random words

reveriedaydream; abstracted musing
touchstonestone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard
rational(of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
protegeperson receiving protection and support from a patron
multiformhaving many forms
renditionrendering; translation; artistic interpretation of a song, etc
prerogativeprivilege; unquestionable right; CF. ask before
foulvery bad or disagreeable; very dirty; Ex. foul smell/flavor/temper/language/air/deed/weather/means; N. act against the rules; V. make or become foul; commit a foul
aloofapart; not open in one's relationship with other people; reserved; ADV.
bilioussuffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated