GRE Word List

LOATHE

detest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell

The meaning of the word loathe is detest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell.

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blunthaving a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
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impingeinfringe; encroach; influence; touch; collide with; Ex. The effects are impinging on every aspect of our lives.
chassisframework and working parts of an automobile; framework to which components are attached
intrinsicessential; inherent; built-in
nigglespend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
conventionalordinary; typical; not nuclear; Ex. conventional weapons
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