GRE Word List



The meaning of the word jocund is merry.

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impugndispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
alcovenook; recess
blemishmar; spoil the beauty or perfection of; N: flaw or defect (that spoils perfection); Ex. blemishes in the crystal; CF. unblemished
illusoryillusive; deceptive; not real
wigglewriggle; move from side to side with irregular twisting motions
retrieverecover; put right; find and bring in; regain; Ex. retrieve the situation
itineraryplan of a trip; record of a trip
travailstrenuous work; toil; painful labor; labor of childbirth
embroiderdecorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish