GRE Word List

GERMINATE

cause to sprout; sprout

The meaning of the word germinate is cause to sprout; sprout.

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WordMeaning
clippersailing vessel built for great speed
flitfly; fly or move lightly or quickly; dart lightly; pass swiftly by; Ex. a bee flitting from flower to flower
theoreticalbased on theory; not practical or applied; hypothetical
wither(of a plant) dry up from loss of moisture; lose freshness; shrivel; decay
boisterousviolent; rough; noisy
charycautious; unwilling to take risks; sparing or restrained about giving; OP. bold
osseousmade of bone; bony
stratifieddivided into classes; arranged into strata; V. stratify
nettleirritate; annoy; vex; ADJ. nettlesome
commonwealthnation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation