GRE Word List


remove water from; dry out

The meaning of the word dehydrate is remove water from; dry out.

Random words

hypocriticalpretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
strewspread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
guffawboisterous laughter; V.
artfulexhibiting art or skill; deceitful; cunning; CF. artifice
spartanwithout attention to comfort; lacking luxury and comfort; sternly disciplined; Ex. spartan living condition/life
smeltmelt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
transgressionviolation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong
patronizesupport; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
absolutecomplete; totally unlimited; having complete power; certain; not relative; Ex. absolute honesty/ruler; CF. absolutism
quixoticidealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote