GRE Word List

LIMN

draw; outline; describe; CF. line ?

The meaning of the word limn is draw; outline; describe; CF. line ?.

Random words

WordMeaning
tauntderide or provoke; challenge in derision; N.
astringentbinding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
sojourntemporary stay; V: stay for a time
batelet down; lessen the force of; moderate; restrain; Ex. with bated breath; CF. abate
putrefymake or become putrid; N. putrefaction
taxonomistspecialist in classifying (animals, etc.); CF. taxonomy: science of classification
hideskin of an animal
belittledisparage; depreciate
unintimatingunfrightening
obscuredark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning