GRE Word List


to eat or gnaw into : corrode

The meaning of the word fret is to eat or gnaw into : corrode.

Random words

accessoryan object or device that is not essential in itself but adds to the beauty, convenience, or effectiveness of something else
desultorymarked by lack of definite plan, regularity, or purpose
insouciantlighthearted unconcern : nonchalance
motleyvariegated in color
subterfugedeception by artifice or stratagem in order to conceal, escape, or evade
submergeto put under water
intelligentsiaintellectuals who form an artistic, social, or political vanguard or elite
withdrawnremoved from immediate contact or easy approach : isolated
effigyan image or representation especially of a person
beseechto beg for urgently or anxiously