GRE Word List


to set afire

The meaning of the word ignite is to set afire.

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voluptuoussuggesting sensual pleasure by fullness and beauty of form
whorla drum-shaped section on the lower part of a spindle in spinning or weaving machinery serving as a pulley for the tape drive that rotates the spindle
pento shut in or as if in a pen
insinuateto impart or suggest in an artful or indirect way : imply
obstetriciana physician specializing in obstetrics
reclineto cause or permit to incline backwards
upbraidto criticize severely : find fault with
abstinencethe practice of abstaining from something : the practice of not doing or having something that is wanted or enjoyable
facetiousjoking or jesting often inappropriately : waggish
fluctuateto shift back and forth uncertainly