GRE Word List

IMBIBE

drink in

The meaning of the word imbibe is drink in.

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WordMeaning
adventarrival
gourmandepicure; person who takes excessive pleasure in food and drink
boundleap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound
summationact of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)
humbleof low rank or position; modest; having a low opinion of oneself and a high opinion of others; unassuming; not proud; V. humiliate: make humble; cause to feel ashamed or to lose the respect of others
oligarchygovernment by a privileged few
testyirritable; impatient and bad-tempered; short-tempered; N. testiness
suavityurbanity; polish; ADJ. suave: smooth and courteous
urgedrive or force forward (by causing impulses); drive to take action; impel; entreat earnestly; Ex. urge horses; N: impulse that prompts action
aproposwith reference to; regarding; Ex. remarks apropos (of) the present situation; ADJ. ADV.