GRE Word List

HOVER

hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state

The meaning of the word hover is hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state.

Random words

WordMeaning
pulverizecrush or grind into very small particles
siblingbrother or sister
disjointeddisconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
impalpableimperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
overbearingbossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
primategroup of mammals including humans
entouragegroup of attendants; retinue; CF. surround
sensuousgiving pleasure to the senses; pertaining to the physical senses; operating through the senses; sensuous feeling of soft velvet on the skin
epilogueshort speech at conclusion of dramatic work
toutpromote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise