GRE Word List

INSINUATE

hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate

The meaning of the word insinuate is hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate.

Random words

WordMeaning
pliableflexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
paramountforemost in importance; supreme; CF. para-: beyond; above; Ex. paranormal
voluminoushaving great volume (as of a garment or container); bulky; large
hivebox for bees; V: cause to go in a hive
obstetricianphysician specializing in delivery(assisting in giving birth) of babies; N. obstetrics; CF. midwife
inchoate(of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
appreciatebe thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
wheedledeceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
inuredaccustomed; hardened; Ex. inured to the Alaskan cold; V. inure: make used to something undesirable; harden; CF. unfeeling
flipsend (something) spinning, often into the air, by striking with a light quick blow; turn over; Ex. flip over