GRE Word List

DELVE

excavate

The meaning of the word delve is excavate.

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WordMeaning
ignoblecharacterized by baseness, lowness, or meanness
waverto vacillate irresolutely between choices : fluctuate in opinion, allegiance, or direction
prudea person who is excessively or priggishly attentive to propriety or decorum
amityfriendship
shootto eject or impel or cause to be ejected or impelled by a sudden release of tension (as of a bowstring or slingshot or by a flick of a finger)
poseura person who pretends to be what he or she is not : an affected or insincere person
carnagethe flesh of slain animals or humans
discerningshowing insight and understanding : discriminating
mentora friend of Odysseus entrusted with the education of Odysseus' son Telemachus
gustythe sensation of taste