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GRE Word List


plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village

The meaning of the word despoil is plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village.

Random words

preenmake oneself tidy in appearance; feel self-satisfaction or pride; (of a bird) smooth or clean (feathers) with the beak; Ex. preen oneself on; CF. prune
clarionshrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times
sojourntemporary stay; V: stay for a time
factitiousartificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
contrivedunnatural and forced; artificial; not spontaneous; Ex. The ending was rather contrived.
killjoygrouch; spoilsport; one who intentionally spoils the pleasure of others
outlawfugitive from the law (excluded from legal protection); V: declare (someone) to be an outlaw; deprive of the protection of the law; declare illegal; Ex. Drinking has been outlawed.
disabusecorrect a false impression; undeceive; free from a wrong belief
marginborder; room; allowance beyond what is needed; Ex. margin of safety
augmentincrease; add to