GRE Word List

GLEAM

brief flash of light; glow; V.

The meaning of the word gleam is brief flash of light; glow; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
bitterhaving a sharp biting taste; causing sharp pain to the body or mind; filled with resentment, disappointment, or other unpleasant feelings; Ex. bitter wind/sorrow/tears
resourcefulclever and imaginative (in dealing with difficult situations); N. resource, resourcefulness
autopsyexamination of a dead body; postmortem; V.
larderpantry; place where food is kept
deprecateexpress disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory
decorumpropriety; orderliness and good taste in manners; appropriateness of behavior or conduct
procurementobtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another
putriddecayed and foul-smelling; foul; rotten; decayed; N. putridity
awfulterrible; very bad
suffusespread through or over (with a color or liquid); charge; Ex. A blush suffused her cheeks.