GRE Word List


charlatan; impostor

The meaning of the word quack is charlatan; impostor.

Random words

conduitaqueduct; passageway for fluids
mysticof hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism
stratumlayer of earth's surface; layer of society; PL. strata
distracttake (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
irreparablenot able to be corrected or repaired; impossible to repair
tumid(of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous
smudgedirty mark with unclear edges made by rubbing; V.
unbridledviolent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed
eulogyexpression of praise, often on the occasion of someone's death; V. eulogize
drivelnonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense