GRE Word List


to become enlarged or widened

The meaning of the word dilate is to become enlarged or widened.

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metropolisthe chief or capital city of a country, state, or region
savoryhaving savor: such as
malaisean indefinite feeling of debility or lack of health often indicative of or accompanying the onset of an illness
shamblesa meat market
ruminateto go over in the mind repeatedly and often casually or slowly
forsaketo renounce or turn away from entirely
formidablecausing fear, dread, or apprehension
preemptto acquire (something, such as land) by preemption
basethe bottom of something considered as its support : foundation