GRE Word List

DWINDLE

shrink; reduce gradually

The meaning of the word dwindle is shrink; reduce gradually.

Random words

WordMeaning
effulgentshining brightly; brilliant
rejoinderreply; retort; comeback; V. rejoin: say in reply
mesmerizehypnotize; N. mesmerism; CF. Franz Mesmer
visioneyesight; foresight; mental image produced by the imagination; experience of seeing the supernatural
bragboast
acridbitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
sinecurewell-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
germearliest form of an organism; seed or bud; something that may develop into something larger or more important; microbe
spectralghostly; N. specter: spectre; ghost; phantom
disparagebelittle