GRE Word List


disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer

The meaning of the word disclaim is disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer.

Random words

sophistryseemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
extemporaneousnot planned; impromptu; extempore
timorousfearful; timid; demonstrating fear
partitiondivide into parts
diatribebitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
gyroscopeapparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
distorttwist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
eulogyexpression of praise, often on the occasion of someone's death; V. eulogize
accruecome to one as a gain; accumulate over time; come about by addition; Ex. benefits that accrue from scientific research; Ex. interest accruing in a bank account; N. accrual
strewspread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals