GRE Word List

GAFFE

a social or diplomatic blunder

The meaning of the word gaffe is a social or diplomatic blunder.

Random words

WordMeaning
genrea category of artistic, musical, or literary composition characterized by a particular style, form, or content
solemnityformal or ceremonious observance of an occasion or event
ragamuffina ragged often disreputable person
generalitythe quality or state of being general
abusiveusing harsh, insulting language
optimumthe amount or degree of something that is most favorable to some end
auxiliaryoffering or providing help
idolatrythe worship of a physical object as a god
mandatean authoritative command
decrepitwasted and weakened by or as if by the infirmities of old age