GRE Word List


to brighten or freshen up : renovate

The meaning of the word refurbish is to brighten or freshen up : renovate.

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leveea reception held by a person of distinction on rising from bed
rabiesan acute virus disease of the nervous system of mammals that is caused by a rhabdovirus (species Rabies virus of the genus Lyssavirus) usually transmitted through the bite of a rabid animal and that is characterized typically by increased salivation, abnormal behavior, and eventual paralysis and death when untreated
harbingersomething that foreshadows a future event : something that gives an anticipatory sign of what is to come
arrogancean attitude of superiority manifested in an overbearing manner or in presumptuous claims or assumptions
audita formal examination of an organization's or individual's accounts or financial situation
exacerbateto make more violent, bitter, or severe
franticemotionally out of control
blatantnoisy especially in a vulgar or offensive manner : clamorous
impenetrableincapable of being penetrated or pierced