GRE Word List

HARPING

tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously

The meaning of the word harping is tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously.

Random words

WordMeaning
galvanizestimulate or shock by an electric current; stimulate by shock; shock into action; stir up; coat with rust-resistant zinc by using electricity
sleighlarge vehicle drawn by a horse over snow or ice
invertturn upside down or inside out; reverse the position or condition of
witlesslacking intelligence or wit; foolish; idiotic
behoovebe suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
revertrelapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion
torquetwisting force; force producing rotation
illicitillegal
glossbrief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
benisonblessing