GRE Word List


put out

The meaning of the word quench is put out.

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squabblea noisy altercation or quarrel usually over petty matters
extenuateto lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of (something, such as a fault or offense) by making partial excuses : mitigate
elasticcapable of recovering size and shape after deformation
sojourna temporary stay
throbto pulsate or pound with abnormal force or rapidity
mimean ancient dramatic entertainment representing scenes from life usually in a ridiculous manner
placeboa usually pharmacologically inert preparation prescribed more for the mental relief of the patient than for its actual effect on a disorder
abominateto hate or loathe intensely : abhor
asepticpreventing infection