GRE Word List


travel about selling (wares); CF. foot

The meaning of the word peddle is travel about selling (wares); CF. foot.

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pejorative(of a word or phrase) suggesting that someone is of little value; negative in connotation; having a belittling effect; Ex. Many women now considers ``housewife'' a pejorative expression, because it patronized them.
didactic(of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
lustrousshining; brilliant; Ex. lustrous hair
agilitynimbleness; ability to move quickly
graze(of an animal) feed on growing grass; cause (an animal) to feed on grass; scrape (esp. the skin) or touch lightly in passing; brush; Ex. We can't graze the cattle till summer; N: surface wound
philandererfaithless lover; flirt
plumberone who installs and repairs pipes and plumbing(pipes)
ingeniousmarked by inventive skill; clever; resourceful; N. ingenuity
dominatecontrol; rule; enjoy a commanding position in; overlook from a height; ณปทมดูบธดู
touchyoversensitive; easily offended; irasible; delicate; needing delicate handling; Ex. touchy situation