GRE Word List

DOTE

be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline

The meaning of the word dote is be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline.

Random words

WordMeaning
plasterpaste that hardens to a smooth solid and is used for coating walls; V.
lopsidedheavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
selectivecareful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
levitaterise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
sanctuaryplace of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
disenfranchisedisfranchise; deprive of a civil right; OP. enfranchise
vulturecarrion-eating birds
emeticsubstance causing vomiting; ADJ.
jugpitcher; container for holding liquids
automatonmechanism that imitates actions of humans; machine that works by itself