GRE Word List

RAKE

an implement equipped with projecting prongs to gather material (such as leaves) or for loosening or smoothing the surface of the ground

The meaning of the word rake is an implement equipped with projecting prongs to gather material (such as leaves) or for loosening or smoothing the surface of the ground.

Random words

WordMeaning
macabrehaving death as a subject : comprising or including a personalized representation of death
consolean architectural member projecting from a wall to form a bracket or from a keystone for ornament
requisitionthe act of formally requiring or calling upon someone to perform an action
insensibleincapable or bereft of feeling or sensation: such as
insurmountableincapable of being surmounted : insuperable
retortto pay or hurl back : return
impingeencroach
tribulationdistress or suffering resulting from oppression or persecution
burgeonto send forth new growth (such as buds or branches) : sprout
solublesusceptible of being dissolved in or as if in a liquid and especially water