GRE Word List


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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lista simple series of words or numerals (such as the names of persons or objects)
chassisthe supporting frame of a structure (such as an automobile or television)
hewto cut with blows of a heavy cutting instrument
stipenda fixed sum of money paid periodically for services or to defray expenses
torpora state of mental and motor inactivity with partial or total insensibility
naivetea naive remark or action
raconteura person who excels in telling anecdotes
indicessigns; indications; Ex. indices of a student's potential; CF. index: something that reveals or indicates; sign; Ex. cost-of-living index
primaryfirst in order of time or development : primitive