GRE Word List

MALIGN

speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence

The meaning of the word malign is speak evil of; bad-mouth(criticize spitefully); defame; ADJ: harmful; Ex. malign influence.

Random words

WordMeaning
repletefully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
leniencymildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
vigilantwatchful; on the alert; watchfully awake; alert to spot danger; N. vigilance
conglomeratecorporation made up of several different companies in diversified fields; mass of various material gathered together; rock consisting of small stones held together by clay; V.
gorybloody; N. gore: blood (from a wound)
titillatetickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
conjurecause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
pellucidtransparent; limpid(crystal clear); clear in meaning; easy to understand
congenitalexisting at birth
alluderefer indirectly; N. allusion: indirect reference