GRE Word List

QUASH

to suppress or extinguish summarily and completely

The meaning of the word quash is to suppress or extinguish summarily and completely.

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slakesubside
palmany of a family (Palmae synonym Arecaceae) of mostly tropical or subtropical monocotyledonous trees, shrubs, or vines with usually a simple stem and a terminal crown of large pinnate or fan-shaped leaves
assurancethe state of being assured: such as
imminentready to take place : happening soon
amassto collect for oneself : accumulate
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hacklesone of the long narrow feathers on the neck or saddle of a bird
stoopto bend the body or a part of the body forward and downward sometimes simultaneously bending the knees
gainsayto declare to be untrue or invalid
behooveto be necessary, proper, or advantageous for