GRE Word List

MELEE

fight

The meaning of the word melee is fight.

Random words

WordMeaning
solitudestate of being alone; seclusion; ADJ. solitary: existing or living alone (esp. by choice); remote or secluded; single; sole; Ex. solitary life/inn; Ex. no solitary piece of proof
diveststrip (as of clothes); deprive (as of rights); dispossess; N. divestiture(divestment)
conservatoryschool of the fine arts (especially music or drama); glass-enclosed area; CF. conservancy
grosstotal; fragrant; clearly wrong; (of people's behavior) coarse; corpulent; Ex. gross insolence/behavior; V: earn as a total amount; N: 12 dozens
regalroyal; of a monarch; Ex. regal manner
exemptnot subject to a duty or obligation; free from a duty; V.
downcastdisheartened; dejected; sad; directed downward
substantiatesupport (a claim) with evidence; establish with evidence; verify
maelstromviolent whirlpool; violent or tublent situation; CF. stream
amalgamcombination of different things; mixture of metals (containing mercury) used for filling holes in teeth