GRE Word List

GRIM

causing great fear; unrelenting; determined in spite of fear; Ex. grim smile

The meaning of the word grim is causing great fear; unrelenting; determined in spite of fear; Ex. grim smile.

Random words

WordMeaning
dispensedistribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
mireentangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
confidetell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
tarantulavenomous spider
oatmealcrushed oats used for making porridge
actuatemotivate; activate; cause to act
cisternreservoir or water tank
litterwaste material thrown away (as bits of paper scattered untidily); V: cover untidily with scattered litter
seasonableoccurring at the proper time or season; opportune; Ex. seasonable intervention in the dispute
rallycome or bring together; call up or summon (forces, vital powers, etc.); revive or recuperate (after illness or difficulty); N: act of rallying; mass gathering