GRE Word List


to supply or brighten with light

The meaning of the word illuminate is to supply or brighten with light.

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homespunspun or made at home
perforateto make a hole through
resumptionan act or instance of resuming : recommencement
conundruman intricate and difficult problem
abstractdisassociated from any specific instance
voluminoushaving or marked by great volume or bulk : large
toxiccontaining or being poisonous material especially when capable of causing death or serious debilitation
undermineto subvert or weaken insidiously or secretly
sourbeing, inducing, or marked by the one of the five basic taste sensations that is produced chiefly by acids and is characteristic of lemon juice
cantthe expression or repetition of conventional or trite opinions or sentiments