GRE Word List

PORE

study industriously; ponder; scrutinize; Ex. pore over the book; N.

The meaning of the word pore is study industriously; ponder; scrutinize; Ex. pore over the book; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
commonwealthnation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
defrayprovide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
quixoticidealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
denizen(animal, person, or plant) inhabitant or resident of a particular place; regular visitor
derivationderiving; origin or source of something; Ex. the derivation of the word
incapacitatedisable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity
unsightlyugly; unpleasant to look at
sultry(of weather) hot; sweltering; sensual; voluptuous
contrivancesomething contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
gratifyplease; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire