GRE Word List

FEBRILE

feverish

The meaning of the word febrile is feverish.

Random words

WordMeaning
disgorgesurrender something (stolen); eject; vomit; OP. gorge
kineticproducing motion; of motion
husbanduse sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder
misogamyhatred of marriage
assuagemak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
dribbleflow or fall in drops; let saliva flow out slowly from the mouth; move a ball; N.
flailbeat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
curfewregulation requiring all people to leave the streets at stated times; signal (as a bell) announcing the hour of a curfew
conspiracytreacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
exorbitant(of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds