GRE Word List

EFFIGY

dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President

The meaning of the word effigy is dummy; likeness of a person made of wood, paper, or stone; Ex. burn an effigy of the President.

Random words

WordMeaning
triflesomething of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
maritimebordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
marrowsoft fatty tissue that fills most bone cavities and is the source of blood cells
coyshy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer¸¦ ¹Þ¾ÒÀ» ¶§
febrilefeverish
engagingcharming; attractive
rankleirritate; fester; annoy
mutinousunruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
ignobleunworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
internecinemutually destructive