GRE Word List

QUADRUPED

four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped

The meaning of the word quadruped is four-footed animal; ADJ. CF. biped.

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parryward off a blow; deflect; Ex. He parried the unwelcome question very skillfully; N. CF. ธทดยดูดย ฐณณไภฬ พฦดิ
pulmonarypertaining to the lungs
sinewy(of meat) tough; strong and firm; muscular; N. sinew: tendon; strong cord connecting a muscle to a bone
titlename (of a book, film, etc.); mark of rank; formal appellation as of rank or office (such as Lord or General); right or claim to possession; championship; Ex. title as head of the family; Ex. title to the estate
dapperneat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry
anointconsecrate; put oil on (in a religious ceremony)
subtletyperceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning
stintsupply; allotted amount of work; assigned portion of work; limitation; Ex. two-year stint in the army; Ex. without stint
seismicpertaining to earthquakes
immobilitystate of being immovable