GRE Word List

GLITTER

shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves

The meaning of the word glitter is shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves.

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WordMeaning
peripateticwalking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
deltaflat plain of mud or sand between branches of a river
bewitchcast a spell over; captivate completely
disparatebasically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
demeandisgrace; humiliate; debase in dignity; behave
pristineunspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition
habituateaccustom or familiarize; addict
encomiasticpraising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
casteone of the hereditary classes in Hindu society; social stratification; prestige
contrabandillegal trade; smuggling; smuggled goods; ADJ.