GRE Word List


to catch sight of

The meaning of the word descry is to catch sight of.

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institutesomething that is instituted: such as
forumthe marketplace or public place of an ancient Roman city forming the center of judicial and public business
prolificproducing young or fruit especially freely : fruitful
etherealof or relating to the regions beyond the earth
supererogatoryobserved or performed to an extent not enjoined or required
dilateto become enlarged or widened
subornto induce secretly to do an unlawful thing
defunctno longer living, existing, or functioning
sluicean artificial passage for water (as in a millstream) fitted with a valve or gate for stopping or regulating flow