GRE Word List


to correct usually by textual alterations

The meaning of the word emend is to correct usually by textual alterations.

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bivouaca usually temporary encampment under little or no shelter
sphinx-likeenigmatic; mysterious
desperadoa bold or violent criminal
immolateto kill or destroy especially by fire
gustythe sensation of taste
anarchyabsence of government
misanthropea person who hates or distrusts humankind
precursorone that precedes and indicates the approach of another
fashionthe prevailing style (as in dress) during a particular time
velocityquickness of motion : speed