GRE Word List


to wear off the skin of : abrade

The meaning of the word excoriate is to wear off the skin of : abrade.

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ubiquitousexisting or being everywhere at the same time : constantly encountered : widespread
inaugurateto induct into an office with suitable ceremonies
slinkto go or move stealthily or furtively (as in fear or shame) : steal
catholicroman catholic
extrudeto force, press, or push out
seclusionthe act of secluding : the condition of being secluded
subpoenaa writ commanding a person designated in it to appear in court under a penalty for failure
exhortto incite by argument or advice : urge strongly
polarizeto cause to vibrate in a definite pattern
marto ruin or diminish the perfection or wholeness of : spoil