GRE Word List

DISFIGURE

to impair (as in beauty) by deep and persistent injuries

The meaning of the word disfigure is to impair (as in beauty) by deep and persistent injuries.

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suitorone that petitions or entreats
pragmaticrelating to matters of fact or practical affairs often to the exclusion of intellectual or artistic matters : practical as opposed to idealistic
exonerateto relieve of a responsibility, obligation, or hardship
intermediarymediator
entreethe act or manner of entering : entrance
ventureto proceed especially in the face of danger
surfeitan overabundant supply : excess
factotuma person having many diverse activities or responsibilities
shacklesomething (such as a manacle or fetter) that confines the legs or arms
tremora trembling or shaking usually from physical weakness, emotional stress, or disease