GRE Word List

LEGERDEMAIN

sleight of hand

The meaning of the word legerdemain is sleight of hand.

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WordMeaning
bulgeto jut out : swell
prepossessingcreating prejudice
whimsywhim
missilecapable of being thrown or projected to strike a distant object
blanchto take the color out of
malaisean indefinite feeling of debility or lack of health often indicative of or accompanying the onset of an illness
straggleto wander from the direct course or way : rove
amplifyto expand (something, such as a statement) by the use of detail or illustration or by closer analysis
usurpto seize and hold (office, place, functions, powers, etc.) in possession by force or without right
libidinoushaving or marked by lustful desires : lascivious