GRE Word List

MANGLE

to injure with deep disfiguring wounds by cutting, tearing, or crushing

The meaning of the word mangle is to injure with deep disfiguring wounds by cutting, tearing, or crushing.

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WordMeaning
confidentialmarked by intimacy or willingness to confide
prescienceforeknowledge of events:
basethe bottom of something considered as its support : foundation
unearthto dig up out of or as if out of the earth : exhume
hamperto restrict the movement of by bonds or obstacles : impede
endearmenta word or an act (such as a caress) expressing affection
insensibleincapable or bereft of feeling or sensation: such as
hazardousinvolving or exposing one to risk (as of loss or harm)
avertto turn away or aside (the eyes, one's gaze, etc.) in avoidance
zealota zealous person