GRE Word List

FRANTIC

wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear

The meaning of the word frantic is wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear.

Random words

WordMeaning
gestateevolve as in prenatal growth; N. gestation: period of development from conception until birth
demurobject (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
rehabilitaterestore to proper condition (health or useful life); restore the former rank of
bruntmain impact or shock (of an attack or blow); Ex. brunt of the argument
cantodivision of a long poem
snickerhalf-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.
illusoryillusive; deceptive; not real
flailbeat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
yokelrustic; country bumpkin;
sheerpure; thin and transparent; very steep