GRE Word List


harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid

The meaning of the word harry is harass, annoy, torment (by repeated attacks); raid.

Random words

gruelthin liquid porridge
prunecut away; trim
repulsereject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion
iridescentexhibiting rainbowlike colors; Ex. iridescent oil slick; N. iridescence
embroilthrow into confusion; involve in strife, dispute, or quarrel; entangle; CF. imbroglio
idiomexpression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
quackcharlatan; impostor
disabusecorrect a false impression; undeceive; free from a wrong belief
derivativeunoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
dingy(of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain