GRE Word List

HULL

husk; dry outer covering of a seed; frame or body of a ship

The meaning of the word hull is husk; dry outer covering of a seed; frame or body of a ship.

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WordMeaning
philistinenarrow-minded person, uncultured and exclusively interested in material gain; uncultured person who is indifferent to artistic and cultural values; member of an ancient people in Palestine; OP. aesthete
protractprolong; lengthen in time; draw out
blandsoothing or mild (food); agreeable; causing no trouble or offence
savorenjoy; have a distinctive flavor, smell, or quality; N: taste or smell; distinctive quality
insurmountableoverwhelming; unbeatable; insuperable
unregeneratemaking no attempt to change one's bad practices
elysiumplace or condition of bliss
talonclaw of bird
tanconvert (hide) into leather; make brown by exposure to the sun
anemiacondition in which blood lacks red corpuscles; ADJ. anemic