GRE Word List


floating wreckage of a ship or its cargo

The meaning of the word flotsam is floating wreckage of a ship or its cargo.

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rostera roll or list of personnel
compromisesettlement of differences by arbitration or by consent reached by mutual concessions
gainsayto declare to be untrue or invalid
outlandishof or relating to another country : foreign
optionalinvolving an option : not compulsory
solventable to pay all legal debts
lunaticaffected with a severely disordered state of mind : insane
gauchelacking social experience or grace
rapaciousexcessively grasping or covetous