GRE Word List

FLEET

fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral

The meaning of the word fleet is fast; rapid; N. ADJ. fleeting: passing quickly; ephemeral.

Random words

WordMeaning
marginborder; room; allowance beyond what is needed; Ex. margin of safety
delineateportray; depict; sketch; describe; N. delineation
climacticrelating to the highest point; N. climax; CF. climatic
advocacysupport; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
scrappyquarrelsome
foulvery bad or disagreeable; very dirty; Ex. foul smell/flavor/temper/language/air/deed/weather/means; N. act against the rules; V. make or become foul; commit a foul
stratumlayer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
erodeeat away; wear away gradually by abrasion; Ex. The sea erodes the rocks.
wreakinflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
cogtooth projecting from a wheel