GRE Word List

PEDIGREE

a register recording a line of ancestors

The meaning of the word pedigree is a register recording a line of ancestors.

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WordMeaning
valorstrength of mind or spirit that enables a person to encounter danger with firmness : personal bravery
whimsicalresulting from or characterized by whim or caprice
bitterbeing, inducing, or marked by the one of the five basic taste sensations that is peculiarly acrid, astringent, and often disagreeable and characteristic of citrus peels, unsweetened cocoa, black coffee, mature leafy greens (such as kale or mustard), or ale
boona timely benefit : blessing
apocryphalof doubtful authenticity : spurious
blemishto spoil by a flaw
emendto correct usually by textual alterations
limpto walk lamely
chasethe hunting of wild animals
bromidea binary compound of bromine with another element or a radical including some (such as potassium bromide) used as sedatives