GRE Word List


a place of security and comfort : refuge

The meaning of the word harbor is a place of security and comfort : refuge.

Random words

unconscionableshockingly unfair or unjust
suitorone that petitions or entreats
avuncularsuggestive of an uncle especially in kindliness or geniality
spurnto reject with disdain or contempt : scorn
cresta showy tuft or process on the head of an animal and especially a bird see bird illustration
latchto lay hold with or as if with the hands or arms
genesisthe origin or coming into being of something
vouchsafeto grant or furnish often in a gracious or condescending manner
contemptthe act of despising : the state of mind of one who despises : disdain
disjointedbeing thrown out of orderly function