GRE Word List
360 English Vocabulary Compilation Words - English for Beginners
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The meaning of the word foible is small weakness of character; slight fault; CF. feeble.
|impiety||irreverence; lack of respect for God or piety|
|antipathy||aversion; dislike or opposition|
|reparable||capable of being repaired|
|bane||posion; cause of ruin; ADJ. baneful: harmful; poisonous|
|gnarl||protruding knot on a tree; V.|
|mammal||vertebrate animal whose female suckles its young|
|dilute||make (a liquid) less concentrated; reduce in strength; Ex. dilute the influence of the president|
|capillary||having a very fine bore; resembling a hair; fine and slender; Ex. capillary attraction; N: very fine hairlike tube; CF. capillarity|
|gibe||mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks|