GRE Word List

HIDE

skin of an animal

The meaning of the word hide is skin of an animal.

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WordMeaning
stanzadivision of a poem (composed of two or more lines)
augmentincrease; add to
blasebored with pleasure or dissipation; uninterested or bored
caldronlarge kettle
abridgecondense or shorten
glossysmooth and shining; N. gloss: shiny brightness on a surface; superficially attractive appearance; Ex. gloss of good manners
componentelement; ingredient
partisanone-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla
chanttune(melody) in which a number of words are sung on the same note; V: sing (a chant); utter (a slogan) in the manner of a chant
poseurperson who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose