GRE Word List


a social or diplomatic blunder

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

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freneticmarked by fast and energetic, disordered, or anxiety-driven activity : frenzied
foliagea representation of leaves, flowers, and branches for architectural ornamentation
implyto express indirectly
raila bar extending from one post or support to another and serving as a guard or barrier
deployto extend (a military unit) especially in width
exaltto raise in rank, power, or character
adoreto worship or honor as a deity or as divine
redressto set right : remedy
collateto compare critically
recuperateto get back : regain