GRE Word List


to sharpen or smooth with a whetstone

The meaning of the word hone is to sharpen or smooth with a whetstone.

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concatenatelinked together
nugatoryof little or no consequence : trifling
dowseto plunge into water
slothdisinclination to action or labor : indolence
antipathya strong feeling of dislike
slywise in practical affairs
hubrisexaggerated pride or self-confidence
jostleto come in contact or into collision
husbanda male partner in a marriage
exertionthe act or an instance of exerting