GRE Word List

QUIBBLE

to evade the point of an argument by caviling about words

The meaning of the word quibble is to evade the point of an argument by caviling about words.

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WordMeaning
dilateto become enlarged or widened
specka small discoloration or spot especially from stain or decay
indentationthe blank space produced by indenting : indention
debristhe remains of something broken down or destroyed
atheistica person who does not believe in the existence of a god or any gods : one who subscribes to or advocates atheism
endorseto write on the back of
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denizeninhabitant