GRE Word List

DISGRUNTLE

make discontented

The meaning of the word disgruntle is make discontented.

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WordMeaning
solecismnonstandard grammatical construction; construction that is flagrantly incorrect grammatically; violation of social etiquette
suspendcause to stop for a period; interrupt; hold in abeyance; defer; hang from above; exclude for a period from a position; Ex. suspended state; Ex. suspend judgment; Ex. suspended from the team; N. suspension
embossproduce a design in raised relief; decorate with a raised design
malingererone who feigns illness to escape duty; V. malinger: feign illness to avoid work
shuntmove (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
hue_and_cryoutcry; loud cry or clamor; strong protest; Ex. hue and cry against the new rule
brochurepamphlet
levitylack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner
seminalrelated to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field
chimericalfantastically improbable; highly unrealistic; N. chimera: unreal fancy; fire-breathing female creature