GRE Word List


provide with food necessary for life and growth

The meaning of the word nourish is provide with food necessary for life and growth.

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cohortsgroup of people who share some common quality; armed band; a group of between 300 and 600 soldiers under one commander (in the ancient Rome)
shoddymade of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
sartorialpertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
dilatorydelaying; tending to delay
queryinquiry; question; V.
desultoryaimless; haphazard; digressing at random
gingerlyvery carefully; ADJ.
primordialexisting at the beginning (of time); rudimentary
impromptuwithout previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment
nascentincipient; coming into being or existence; Ex. nascent ability in music