GRE Word List


pierce; put a hole through

The meaning of the word perforate is pierce; put a hole through.

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wont(the stated person's) habit or custom; habitual procedure; ADJ. wonted: customary
ecclesiasticecclesiastical; pertaining to the church; N: minister; priest; cleric; clergyman
truncatecut the top off; shorten
alluvialpertaining to soil deposits left by running water
stuporstate of being stupefied; state of apathy; daze; lack of awareness
subsidiaryserving to assist; subordinate; secondary; of a subsidy; N.
immuneresistant to; free or exempt from; N. immunity
cursorycasual; hastily done with little attention to detail
antithesiscontrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
forswearrenounce under oath; abandon; make a solemn promise to give up; CF. abjure