GRE Word List

MUTILATE

maim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part

The meaning of the word mutilate is maim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part.

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WordMeaning
quadrupedfour-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped
startmove suddenly or involuntarily; Ex. start at the sight of a snake
perforatepierce; put a hole through
conscientiousscrupulous; through and careful; Ex. conscientious worker
supplanttake the place of unfairly; usurp; replace
spatsquabble; minor dispute; minor quarrel
graduatedarranged by degrees (of height, difficulty, etc.)
brandtrademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
reprobationsevere disapproval; CF. approbation
piscatorialpertaining to fishing; CF. Pisces