GRE Word List

GRAPPLE

wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar

The meaning of the word grapple is wrestle; come to grips with; take hold of and struggle with; Ex. grapple with the burglar.

Random words

WordMeaning
abridgecondense or shorten
ignitekindle; light; catch fire or set fire to
predicamentdifficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
confineshut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
apostateone who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs; N. apostasy
provocativearousing anger or sexual interest; annoying; Ex. provocative in tight jeans; V. provoke: incite to anger; cause (an unpleasant action or feeling); N. provocation
fruitionbearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
exudeflow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
ferventardent; zealous; hot
concuragree; coincide; happen at the same time