GRE Word List

FANFARE

call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display

The meaning of the word fanfare is call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display.

Random words

WordMeaning
outwitoutsmart; defeat by behaving more cleverly
robuststrong; vigorous
filthdirty matter; ADJ. filthy
laudpraise; N. ADJ. laudable: praiseworthy; ADJ. laudatory: expressing praise
unkemptdisheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb
outlawfugitive from the law (excluded from legal protection); V: declare (someone) to be an outlaw; deprive of the protection of the law; declare illegal; Ex. Drinking has been outlawed.
planecarpenter's tool for smoothing and leveling wood; V. CF. flat
yeomanman or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
perceptiveinsightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
haggleargue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)