GRE Word List

OVERTURN

turn over; capsize; topple

The meaning of the word overturn is turn over; capsize; topple.

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WordMeaning
yeomanman or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
satesatisfy to the full; satisfy to excess; cloy
engendercause; produce; give rise to
noveltysomething new; newness; ADJ. novel: new; original
multiformhaving many forms
doggeddetermined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
centripetaltending toward the center
leewayroom to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
promontoryheadland
wistfulsadly thoughtful (because of desires or memories); sadly pensive; vaguely longing