GRE Word List


object to be thrown or projected

The meaning of the word missile is object to be thrown or projected.

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infantilechildish; infantlike
elicitdraw out fact or information (by discussion or from someone)
pedantscholar who overemphasizes book learning, trivial details of learning, or technicalities
archivespublic records; place where public records are kept
cankerany ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
frugalitythrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
intimidatefrighten; N. intimidation
expungecancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
artifactsobject made by human beings, either hand-made or mass-produced
unbridledviolent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed