GRE Word List

GLEAN

gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty

The meaning of the word glean is gather leavings; gather grain left behind by reapers; gather bit by bit (facts or information) often with difficulty.

Random words

WordMeaning
omnipresentuniversally present; ubiquitous
anemiacondition in which blood lacks red corpuscles; ADJ. anemic
quarrydig into (to get stone); N: mine; รคผฎภๅ
placidpeaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake
shootnew growth from a plant
suturestitches sewn to hold the cut edges of a wound or incision; material used in sewing; V: sew together a wound
minglemix together in close association
husbandryfrugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
elusiveevasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
fallibleliable to err