GRE Word List
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The meaning of the word provender is dry food for livestock; fodder.
|elysian||relating to paradise; blissful|
|ashen||ash-colored; deadly pale|
|partisan||one-sided; prejudiced; committed to a party (with dislike of any others); N: strong supporter of a party; guerrilla|
|redundant||superfluous; more than is necessary; verbose; excessively wordy; repetitious|
|repulse||reject with rudeness or coldness (an offer or friendship); drive back (an enemy attack); CF. repulse $\neq$ cause repulsion|
|serrated||having a sawtoothed edge; Ex. serrated leaf|
|deviate||turn away from (a principle, norm); move away from an accepted standard; swerve; depart; diverge; N. deviation; Ex. deviation of the path of light by a prism|
|heckler||person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)|
|bandy||discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with|
|rare||(of air) thin in density; rarefied; Ex. rare air of the mountains|