GRE Word List

MISANTHROPE

a person who hates or distrusts humankind

The meaning of the word misanthrope is a person who hates or distrusts humankind.

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glacialsuggestive of ice: such as
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dumbfoundto confound (see confound
dabbleto work or involve oneself superficially or intermittently especially in a secondary activity or interest
pulpitan elevated platform or high reading desk used in preaching or conducting a worship service
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pastea dough that contains a considerable proportion of fat and is used for pastry crust or fancy rolls
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