GRE Word List


having no equal; incomparable

The meaning of the word peerless is having no equal; incomparable.

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potpourriheterogeneous mixture; medley; mixture of dried flower petals a pot (to give a pleasant smell to a room)
wiltloose freshness; droop
treadwalk; trample; N: grooved face of a tire; horizontal part of a step
gradationseries of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
undermineweaken gradually; sap; dig a mine beneath
gratemake a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
withholdrefuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
moltperiodically shed or cast off hairs or feathers (for replacement by a new growth)
wastrelwaster; profligate
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