GRE Word List

MISCHIEF

a specific injury or damage attributed to a particular agent

The meaning of the word mischief is a specific injury or damage attributed to a particular agent.

Random words

WordMeaning
palettea thin oval or rectangular board or tablet that a painter holds and mixes pigments on
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dispassionatenot influenced by strong feeling
lineamentsan outline, feature, or contour of a body or figure and especially of a face
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revileto subject to verbal abuse : vituperate
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