GRE Word List

DEFECT

shortcoming; V: desert (in order to join the opposite one)

The meaning of the word defect is shortcoming; V: desert (in order to join the opposite one).

Random words

WordMeaning
aviaryenclosure for birds; large cage
discountdisregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
roostercock; adult male chicken
penduloushanging; suspended
colossalhuge
premonitionforewarning; presentiment; foreboding
morguemortuary; place where bodies are kept before burial or cremation
cowterrorize; intimidate
habitatnatural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation
browsegraze; feed on growing grass; skim or glance at casually