GRE Word List


sleep lightly; nap

The meaning of the word doze is sleep lightly; nap.

Random words

overturemusical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
vagarycapricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
projectilemissile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
entouragegroup of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
heinousatrocious; wicked; hatefully bad; Ex. heinous crime
yokelrustic; country bumpkin;
implysuggest a meaning not expressed; signify
broodsit on in order to hatch; think deeply or worry anxiously; N: the young of certain animals; group of young birds hatched at one time
winsomecharming (in a childlike way); agreeable; gracious; engaging