GRE Word List

INTERVENE

come between; interfere; Ex. intervened to prevent a fight; N. intervention

The meaning of the word intervene is come between; interfere; Ex. intervened to prevent a fight; N. intervention.

Random words

WordMeaning
babblechatter idly or foolishly; make continuous sounds like water running gently over rounded stone; N.
devoutpious; deeply religious; sincere; earnest; Ex. my devout hope
forbearancepatience; forgiveness; V. forbear: refrain from (in a generous and forgiving way); be patient; Ex. forbear to send him to prison
circuitousroundabout
batelet down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
preternaturalbeyond what is normal in nature; supernatural; Ex. preternatural strength/forces
vulnerablesusceptible to wounds or attack; N. vulnerability
appeasepacify or soothe; Ex. appease a crying baby; N. appeasement
odiumdetestation; quality of being odious; hatefulness; disrepute (resulting from hateful conduct)
scantymeager; insufficient