GRE Word List

NAUTICAL

pertaining to ships or navigation

The meaning of the word nautical is pertaining to ships or navigation.

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WordMeaning
reputablerespectable; having a good reputation
charmquality of pleasing; amulet; action or formula thought to have magical power; spell; V: attract; cast a spell on; bewitch
unwarrantedunjustified; having no justification; groundless; baseless; undeserved
spatulabroad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
scufflestruggle confusedly; move off in a confused hurry; N. CF. scuffling twins ?
graphiteblack form of carbon used in lead pencils
defameharm someone's reputation; malign; speak evil of; slander; N. defamation; ADJ. defamatory
chorusphrase repeated throughout a song or poem
disparitydifference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
ultimatumlast demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.