GRE Word List

QUIP

taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.

The meaning of the word quip is taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V..

Random words

WordMeaning
catholic(of likings and interests) universal; general; broad; including many different parts; wide-ranging liberal; Ex. catholic opinions/tastes
illuminatebrighten; clear up or make understandable; enlighten; enable to understand; Ex. illuminating remarks
nutritionprocess of nourishing or being nourished; CF. malnutrition
habitatnatural home of a plant or animal; CF. habitation
interjectionexclamation; Ex. ``Ouch''
reinstaterestore to a previous condition or position
unceremoniousnot done politely without due formalities
prodigiousenormous; marvelous; extraordinary; Ex. prodigious amount/memory
repugnancedisgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
blasebored with pleasure or dissipation; uninterested or bored