GRE Word List

PESTLE

a usually club-shaped implement for pounding or grinding substances in a mortar see mortar illustration

The meaning of the word pestle is a usually club-shaped implement for pounding or grinding substances in a mortar see mortar illustration.

Random words

WordMeaning
rabidextremely violent : furious
dolta stupid person
congruencethe quality or state of agreeing, coinciding, or being congruent
leavena substance (such as yeast) used to produce fermentation in dough or a liquid
wiltloose freshness; droop
shavingthe act of one that shaves
debaseto lower in status, esteem, quality, or character
cognitiveof, relating to, being, or involving conscious intellectual activity (such as thinking, reasoning, or remembering)
nomadicof, relating to, or characteristic of nomads
eccentricdeviating from conventional or accepted usage or conduct especially in odd or whimsical ways