GRE Word List


obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N: ķǰ̳ Ǻ ٱ

The meaning of the word hamper is obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N: ķǰ̳ Ǻ ٱ.

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discerningmentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive
inclineslope; slant; Ex. steep incline
soundin good condition; showing good judgment or good sense; thorough; complete; Ex. sound mind/investment/training
disquisitionformal systematic inquiry; explanation of the results of a formal inquiry; long formal speech or written report
imponderableweightless; that cannot undergo precise evaluation; CF. pound
subsidydirect financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
parityequality; close resemblance; CF. disparate
inklinghint; slight indication
raimentclothing; garments; Ex. I have no raiment fit to wear.
braveface courageously; Ex. brave the storm