GRE Word List


to throw violently : hurl

The meaning of the word precipitate is to throw violently : hurl.

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minutethe 60th part of an hour of time : 60 seconds
intoxicateto excite or stupefy by alcohol or a drug especially to the point where physical and mental control is markedly diminished
corporealhaving, consisting of, or relating to a physical material body: such as
ghastlyterrifyingly horrible to the senses : frightening
unobtrusivenot obtrusive : not blatant, arresting, or aggressive : inconspicuous
smudgeto make a smudge on
interdicta Roman Catholic ecclesiastical censure withdrawing most sacraments and Christian burial from a person or district
astringentcausing a tightening of soft organic tissues : styptic
insolventunable to pay debts as they fall due in the usual course of business
palatableagreeable to the palate or taste