GRE Word List

ENDEARMENT

a word or an act (such as a caress) expressing affection

The meaning of the word endearment is a word or an act (such as a caress) expressing affection.

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WordMeaning
fuss:trouble or worry over trifles; make nervous; pay too much attention to; N: needless concern or worry (about a trivial thing); anxious nervous condition; display of attention; Ex. make a fuss over the baby
clipperone that clips something
witherto become dry and sapless
solublesusceptible of being dissolved in or as if in a liquid and especially water
affectedartificial; pretended
slanderto utter slander against : defame
backslideto lapse morally or in the practice of religion
disinclinationa preference for avoiding something : slight aversion
spanglea small plate of shining metal or plastic used for ornamentation especially on clothing
rightfuljust