GRE Word List


start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse

The meaning of the word kindle is start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse.

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misconductimmoral behavior; bad management; V.
invidiousdesigned to create ill will or envy; tending to rouse ill will or envy; Ex. invidious comparison
enduringlasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
anthropoidmanlike; resembling a human being; N.
moodinessfits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
disinterestedunprejudiced; free from bias and self-interest; objective
crotchety(of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
monogramdesign composed of one or more initials of a name; V.
flauntdisplay ostentatiously; Ex. ``Honey, if you've got it, flaunt it !''
coquetteflirt; flirtatious woman; woman who tries to attract the admiration of men without sincere feelings; V.