GRE Word List


fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist

The meaning of the word ravel is fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist.

Random words

dingy(of things and place) dirty and dull; Ex. dingy street/curtain
detractionslandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
requisitenecessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
fortestrong point or special talent in a person's character
mutilatemaim; injure lastingly; deprive of a limb or an essential part
energizeinvigorate; give energy to; make forceful and active
factotumhandyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
impalpableimperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
grimacefacial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
bulwarkstrong wall built for defense; earthwork or other strong defense; person who defends