GRE Word List


root up; uproot; destroy completely

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The meaning of the word extirpate is root up; uproot; destroy completely.

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laconicbrief and to the point; using few words; terse
historicimportant in history; Ex. historic battle
bedizendress with vulgar finery
motleymulti-colored (as of a garment worn by a jester); mixed; heterogeneous; CF. jester: one who jests (as a paid fool at medieval courts)
urgedrive or force forward (by causing impulses); drive to take action; impel; entreat earnestly; Ex. urge horses; N: impulse that prompts action
affinityfeeling of kinship; similarity; Ex. strong affinity for her; Ex. many affinities between two languages
shuntmove (a railway train) from one track to another; turn aside; divert; sidetrack; Ex. shunt traffic around an accident; N.
implicateincriminate; involve incriminatingly; show to be involved (in a crime); Ex. implicate someone in the crime
extant(of something written or painted) still in existence
pedantscholar who overemphasizes book learning, trivial details of learning, or technicalities