GRE Word List


thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose

The meaning of the word frustrate is thwart; defeat; prevent from accomplishing a purpose.

Random words

infamousnotoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation
antlerbony growth on the head of a deer
whittlepare; cut away thin bits (from wood); fashion in this way; reduce gradually; trim
gruffrough-mannered; (of a voice) rough; hoarse
spatialrelating to space
exigencyurgent situation; ADJ. exigent
despiselook on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
reminiscencerecollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
intellecthigher mental powers; person of great intellectual ability
rideramendment or clause added to a legislative bill