GRE Word List


postpone; delay or put off

The meaning of the word procrastinate is postpone; delay or put off.

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anthropologiststudent of the history and science of humankind
alloymixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
markednoticeable; targeted for vengeance or attack; Ex. marked improvement/man
throttlestrangle; regulate the speed of with a throttle; N: valve that regulates the flow; CF. throat ?
bereaveddeprived of (someone beloved through death)
hardy(of people or animals) sturdy; robust; (of plants) able to stand inclement(stormy) weather
pugnacitycombativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
reputedsupposed; Ex. reputed father of the child; V. repute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteem
extrudeforce or push out; thrust out; shape (plastic or metal) by forcing through a die