GRE Word List
Abuse Meaning | Abuse in a Sentence | Most common words in English #shorts
Abuse Meaning | Abuse in a Sentence...
The meaning of the word impropriety is improperness; unsuitableness.
|defect||shortcoming; V: desert (in order to join the opposite one)|
|deducible||derived by reasoning; V. deduce: infer; derive by reasoning|
|feint||trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.|
|anachronism||an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic|
|exhort||urge (by strong argument or advice); Ex. The general exhorted his men to fight bravely; N. exhortation|
|scintilla||trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark|
|porous||full of pores; like a sieve|
|summation||act of finding the total; summing-up; summary (esp. one given by the judge at the end of a trial)|
|compliant||readily acting in accordance with a rule, order, or the wishes or others; yielding; comforming to requirements|