GRE Word List


soothe an angry person

The meaning of the word mollify is soothe an angry person.

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cravedesire; want intensely
billowlarge wave of water; a great swell or surge (of smoke); V: surge, swell, roll in billows
terminationend; V. terminate
admonishwarn or speak to with gentle disapproval; reprove
manumitemancipate; free from slavery or bondage
promptcause; urge; provoke; provide a cue (for an actor); ADJ: done without delay; done at the right time; punctual; on time; N: reminder or cue
soberserious; solemn; not drunken; abstemious or temperate; V: make or become sober
imprecationcurse; swearword
spruceneat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.
vituperativeabusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively