GRE Word List


line (of waiting people or vehicles)

The meaning of the word queue is line (of waiting people or vehicles).

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euphemismmild expression in place of an unpleasant one; ADJ. euphemistic
propitiateappease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory
nibbeak(bill); pen point
surveillanceclose observation of a person (esp. one under suspicion); watching; guarding
idyllshort poem idealizing rural life; simple happy period of life (in the country); scene from such a time; Ex. idyll of two young lovers
dispiritedlacking in spirit
maladroitclumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
chastendiscipline; punish in order to correct; CF. castigate
tyrannyoppression; cruel government; ADJ. tyrannical: of a tyrant or tyranny; despotic; V. tyrannize: treat tyrannically; oppress
caninerelated to dogs; doglike