GRE Word List


to start (a fire) burning : light

The meaning of the word kindle is to start (a fire) burning : light.

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satiricalof, relating to, or constituting satire
rareseldom occurring or found : uncommon
embraceto clasp in the arms : hug
despoilto strip of belongings, possessions, or value : pillage
voluminoushaving or marked by great volume or bulk : large
inculcateto teach and impress by frequent repetitions or admonitions
sirenany of a group of female and partly human creatures in Greek mythology that lured mariners to destruction by their singing
polaritythe quality or condition inherent in a body that exhibits opposite properties or powers in opposite parts or directions or that exhibits contrasted properties or powers in contrasted parts or directions : the condition of having poles
formidablecausing fear, dread, or apprehension