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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WordMeaning
combustibleeasily burned; N. CF. combustion
callusarea of thick hard skin
hoverhang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state
hideskin of an animal
peerlesshaving no equal; incomparable
parochialnarrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
skirmishminor fight; minor battle in war; V.
courtattempt to gain; seek; woo; risk; behave so as to invite; attempt to gain the favor of by attention; Ex. court disaster
glaring(of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
irresoluteuncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution