GRE Word List

PUZZLE

to offer or represent to (someone) a problem difficult to solve or a situation difficult to resolve : challenge mentally

The meaning of the word puzzle is to offer or represent to (someone) a problem difficult to solve or a situation difficult to resolve : challenge mentally.

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WordMeaning
askewout of line : at an angle
wrinklea small ridge or furrow especially when formed on a surface by the shrinking or contraction of a smooth substance : crease
atavismrecurrence in an organism of a trait or character typical of an ancestral form and usually due to genetic recombination
substantiateto give substance or form to : embody
bogusnot genuine : counterfeit
thriftygiven to or marked by economy and good management
ventto provide with a vent
remediablecapable of being remedied
churlishof, resembling, or characteristic of a churl : vulgar
interregnumthe time during which a throne is vacant between two successive reigns or regimes