GRE Word List

HUSBAND

use sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder

The meaning of the word husband is use sparingly; conserve; save; Ex. husband one's energy; CF. house holder.

Random words

WordMeaning
dispersescatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
divergevary; go in different directions from the same point; ADJ. divergent: differing; deviating
queueline (of waiting people or vehicles)
percussionstriking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
ambiguousunclear or doubtful in meaning; having more than one possible interpretation
relentbecome less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
sledgelarge sled drawn by work animals
levitaterise and float in the air (especially by magical means); CF. light
ingratiatebecome popular with; bring (oneself) in favor of another; Ex. ingratiate himself with the boss
secreteconceal; hide away or cache; produce and release a substance into an organism; CF. secretive