GRE Word List


to fly away suddenly

The meaning of the word flush is to fly away suddenly.

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endorseto write on the back of
caulkto stop up and make tight against leakage (something, such as a boat or its seams, the cracks in a window frame, or the joints of a pipe)
corpulenthaving a large bulky body : obese
backslideto lapse morally or in the practice of religion
ghastlyterrifyingly horrible to the senses : frightening
entreatto plead with especially in order to persuade : ask urgently
aghaststruck with terror, amazement, or horror : shocked and upset
digressionthe act or an instance of leaving the main subject in an extended written or verbal expression of thought : the act or an instance of digressing in a discourse or other usually organized literary work