GRE Word List


inquiry; question; V.

The meaning of the word query is inquiry; question; V..

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circumventoutwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
palatialof or suitable for a palace; magnificent
resolvedecide; settle; solve; separate; make a determined decision; N. resolution
represshold back (the natural expression of); restrain; crush; oppress; Ex. repressed child; Ex. repress a laugh/rebellion
shampretend; feign; ADJ: not genuine; fake; Ex. sham jewelry; N: something that is not what it appears; impostor; pretense; Ex. The agreement was a sham.
mutedsilent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
depredationplundering; destruction
urgedrive or force forward (by causing impulses); drive to take action; impel; entreat earnestly; Ex. urge horses; N: impulse that prompts action
misanthropeone who hates mankind; misanthropist
fluctuatewaver; shift; rise and fall as if in waves; change or vary irregularly