GRE Word List


destroy completely; Ex. raze the city to the ground

The meaning of the word raze is destroy completely; Ex. raze the city to the ground.

Random words

gratifyplease; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
stampstep on heavily (so as to crush or extinguish); put an end to; imprint or impress with a mark, design, or seal; shape with a die; characterize; Ex. machine stamping out car bodies; Ex. newspaper stamping him as a liar; N. stamping; implement used to stamp; impression stamped; mark; Ex. Her remarks bear the stamp of truth.
discernibledistinguishable; perceivable; Ex. discernible improvement
phenomenaobservable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
entailmake necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
hideousrepulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
flagrantconspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
incubusburden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus
exploitmake use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation