GRE Word List


to set afire

The meaning of the word ignite is to set afire.

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astringentcausing a tightening of soft organic tissues : styptic
ruddyhaving a healthy reddish color
emblazonto inscribe or adorn with or as if with heraldic bearings or devices
epochan event or a time marked by an event that begins a new period or development
blueof the color whose hue is that of the clear sky : of the color blue (see blue
bickerpetulant quarreling : altercation
nominalof, relating to, or being a noun or a word or expression taking a noun construction
refuseto express oneself as unwilling to accept
habitatthe place or environment where a plant or animal naturally or normally lives and grows
mischancebad luck