GRE Word List


a fit of bad temper

The meaning of the word grouch is a fit of bad temper.

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caulkto stop up and make tight against leakage (something, such as a boat or its seams, the cracks in a window frame, or the joints of a pipe)
nipto catch hold of and squeeze tightly between two surfaces, edges, or points : pinch
tantamountequivalent in value, significance, or effect
sensitizationthe action or process of sensitizing
ignoblecharacterized by baseness, lowness, or meanness
utopiaa place of ideal perfection especially in laws, government, and social conditions
concertedmutually contrived or agreed on
tauntto reproach or challenge in a mocking or insulting manner : jeer at
distractto draw or direct (something, such as someone's attention) to a different object or in different directions at the same time