GRE Word List



The meaning of the word disparage is belittle.

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atonemake amends for; pay for; Ex. atone for
thrashbeat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
colanderutensil with perforated bottom used for straining
precariousunsafe; lacking in stability; uncertain; risky; Ex. precarious living
desolatemake desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
preternaturalbeyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces
pseudonympen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
bevylarge group; Ex. a bevy of starlets
concuragree; coincide; happen at the same time
padrechaplain (in the armed forces)