GRE Word List


endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger

The meaning of the word jeopardize is endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger.

Random words

politicprudent; judicious; well judged; expedient; well devised
braidplait; interweave strands or lengths of; make by weaving strands together; N: braided segment (as of hair)
dummyimitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
bunglemismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
matineedramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon
downcastdisheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward
iconoclasticattacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
repeldrive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
gazetteofficial periodical publication; newspaper
fosterrear; bring up (for a certain period only); encourage; promote the development of (feelings or ideas); Ex. help foster friendly relations; ADJ: giving parental care although not related by blood; Ex. foster parents