GRE Word List

PILFER

steal things of small value; filch; snitch

The meaning of the word pilfer is steal things of small value; filch; snitch.

Random words

WordMeaning
maladyillness
drawchoosing of a lot or card
vaporizeturn into vapor (steam, gas, fog, etc.)
ultimatumlast demand; last warning; last statement of conditions that must be met; Ex. They have ignored our ultimatum.
fruitionbearing of fruit; fulfillment; realization; Ex. come to/be brought to fruition
charmquality of pleasing; amulet; action or formula thought to have magical power; spell; V: attract; cast a spell on; bewitch
sparegive; use; refrain from harming; save from experiencing; exempt; Ex. spare me 5 minutes; Ex. Take this money and spare my life; Ex. The emperor was spared the onus; ADJ: kept in reserve; free for other use; unoccupied; Ex. spare time
numismatistperson who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
dutiful(of people or their behavior) respectful; obedient (filled with a sense of duty)
inextricablefrom which it is impossible to get free; that cannot be untied; Ex. inextricable troubles; Ex. inextricable two histories