GRE Word List

FASHION

give shape to; make; Ex. fashion the pot out of clay

The meaning of the word fashion is give shape to; make; Ex. fashion the pot out of clay.

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WordMeaning
presumptuousgoing beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
agendaitems of business at a meeting
penfenced enclosure for animals; confining space; Ex. sheep pen; V: confine in a pen; enclose
eventualhappening at last as a result; Ex. eventual victory
urchinmischievous child (usually a boy); CF. urchin: hedgehog; CF. porcupine: pig with spikes ?; CF. sea urchin
taintcontaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
florescencecondition or period of flowering
abjurerenounce upon oath
beseechbeg; plead with
spendthriftsomeone who wastes money; CF. thrift: accumulated wealth