GRE Word List

PINNACE

small boat

The meaning of the word pinnace is small boat.

Random words

WordMeaning
fettershackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
causticburning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
enigmapuzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
coaxpersuade by flattery
immolateoffer or kill as a sacrifice (by fire)
compactagreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
sojourntemporary stay; V: stay for a time
seasonedexperienced
chassisframework and working parts of an automobile; framework to which components are attached
charlatanquack; pretender to knowledge (esp. in medicine)