GRE Word List


stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth

The meaning of the word protrude is stick out; jut; project; Ex. protruding teeth.

Random words

lustershine; gloss (of a polished surface)
vicarparish priest; representative
wrenchtwist; pull; strain; Ex. He wrenched the gun out of her hands.
evokecall forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
stigmatoken of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
engagingcharming; attractive
effronteryrudeness without any sense of shame; shameless boldness; presumptousness; nerve; cheek
conduitaqueduct; passageway for fluids
seedyrun-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
idyllshort poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers