GRE Word List

DEMERIT

offense

The meaning of the word demerit is offense.

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WordMeaning
contentiona point advanced or maintained in a debate or argument
groovea long narrow channel or depression
discreditto refuse to accept as true or accurate : disbelieve
bara straight piece (as of wood or metal) that is longer than it is wide and has any of various uses (as for a lever, support, barrier, or fastening)
browseto eat (tender shoots, twigs, leaves of trees and shrubs, etc.) : to consume as browse (see browse
credentialwarranting credit or confidence
usagefirmly established and generally accepted practice or procedure
headstrongnot easily restrained : impatient of control, advice, or suggestions
invulnerableincapable of being wounded, injured, or harmed
rustleto make or cause a rustle