GRE Word List


small boat (often ship's boat)

The meaning of the word dinghy is small boat (often ship's boat).

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husbanduse sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder
dynamogenerator for producing electricity; energetic person
disavowaldenial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim
insidioustreacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
attireclothe; N: clothing; array; apparel
incontrovertibleindisputable; impossible to dispute; not open to question; unquestionable
purgatoryplace of spiritual expiation; temporary state or place in which the souls must expiate their sins
iotavery small quantity
misogamyhatred of marriage
retrospectivelooking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect