GRE Word List
The meaning of the word doff is take off; OP. don.
|opportunist||individual who sacrifices principles for expediency by taking advantage of circumstances; N. opportunism|
|fray||brawl; fight; V: wear away or unravel by rubbing; have loose threads developing; cause to become worn out (a person's temper or nerves); CF. rub|
|condescend||(derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior|
|memoir||memoirs; autobiography; biography|
|sour||having a sharp or acid taste; acid; tart; bad-tempered; V.|
|glaring||(of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly|