GRE Word List


to walk lamely

The meaning of the word limp is to walk lamely.

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exertionthe act or an instance of exerting
retainto keep in possession or use
elixira substance held capable of changing base metals into gold
hallucinationa sensory perception (such as a visual image or a sound) that occurs in the absence of an actual external stimulus and usually arises from neurological disturbance (such as that associated with delirium tremens, schizophrenia, Parkinson's disease, or narcolepsy) or in response to drugs (such as LSD or phencyclidine)
cumulativeincreasing by successive additions
thesisa dissertation embodying results of original research and especially substantiating a specific view
alludeto make indirect reference
inanimatenot animate:
facetany of the definable aspects that make up a subject (as of contemplation) or an object (as of consideration)
adjointo add or attach by joining