GRE Word List

GROOM

man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal)

The meaning of the word groom is man employed to take care of horses; V: make neat and trim; clean and brush (an animal).

Random words

WordMeaning
renovaterestore to good condition; renew
prudentcautious; careful; prudential
consolidationunification; process of becoming firmer or stronger; V. consolidate: merge; strengthen
swipehit with a sweeping motion; N.
graciouskind in a generous way (to someone less important)
aliasan assumed name esp. by a criminal (usually to mislead people); ADV. alias
earmarkset aside (money or time) for a particular purpose
erroneousmistaken; wrong; incorrect
parleyconference (between opponents); CF. speak
pejorative(of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.