GRE Word List

RECANT

to withdraw or repudiate (a statement or belief) formally and publicly : renounce

The meaning of the word recant is to withdraw or repudiate (a statement or belief) formally and publicly : renounce.

Random words

WordMeaning
suffuseto spread over or through in the manner of fluid or light : flush
residualremainder
bereavedsuffering the death of a loved one
refurbishto brighten or freshen up : renovate
taperto become progressively smaller toward one end
symbiosisthe living together in more or less intimate association or close union of two dissimilar organisms (as in parasitism or commensalism)
righteousacting in accord with divine or moral law : free from guilt or sin
forsaketo renounce or turn away from entirely
diluteattenuate
breachinfraction or violation of a law, obligation, tie, or standard