GRE Word List


to free or remove from an entanglement or difficulty

The meaning of the word extricate is to free or remove from an entanglement or difficulty.

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spatialrelating to, occupying, or having the character of space
pertinenthaving a clear decisive relevance to the matter in hand
impassionedfilled with passion or zeal : showing great warmth or intensity of feeling
prefigureto show, suggest, or announce by an antecedent type, image, or likeness
porouspossessing or full of pores
myopicaffected by myopia : of, relating to, or exhibiting myopia : nearsighted
redressto set right : remedy
thralla state of servitude or submission
smeltany of a family (Osmeridae) of small bony fishes that closely resemble the trouts in general structure, live along coasts and ascend rivers to spawn or are landlocked, and have delicate oily flesh with a distinctive odor and taste
recoursea turning to someone or something for help or protection