GRE Word List


avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks

The meaning of the word eschew is avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks.

Random words

flippantlacking proper seriousness; Ex. flippant remarks about death; N. flippancy
reparationcompensation (for loss or wrong); amends; Ex. make reparation for the damage; CF. repair
parchmentwriting material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
tintslight degree of color; V: give a tint to
debunkexpose as false, exaggerated, worthless, etc.; ridicule
consolelessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
forebodingpremonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
boisterousviolent; rough; noisy
subservientbehaving like a slave; servile; obsequious; subordinate; N. subservience
retaliaterepay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate