GRE Word List

DISSIMULATE

pretend; conceal by feigning; dissemble

The meaning of the word dissimulate is pretend; conceal by feigning; dissemble.

Random words

WordMeaning
meretriciousflashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
loathedetest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell
wiltloose freshness; droop
tremortrembling; slight quiver (as of the earth or from nervous agitation)
derogatoryexpressing a low opinion; disparaging; V. derogate: detract; disparage
brawlnoisy quarrel
conjecturesurmise; guess; V.
transmutetransform; change; convert to something different
inertinactive; lacking power to move; unable to move or act; Ex. chemically inert; N. inertia: state of being inert; force which keeps a thing in the position or state
effacerub out; remove the surface of