GRE Word List

FINESSE

delicate skill; V: handle with finesse

The meaning of the word finesse is delicate skill; V: handle with finesse.

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WordMeaning
slavishof or like a slave; servile; showing no originality; copied very closely; Ex. slavish devotion/copy of the original
entailmake necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
patriarchfather and ruler of a family or tribe
volublefluent; talkative; glib; N. volubility
lopsidedheavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
valedictionsaying farewell; expression of leave-taking
pummelpommel; beat or pound with fists
recuperaterecover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses
unexceptionableentirely acceptable; not offering any basis for criticism
abjurerenounce upon oath