GRE Word List


to check by or as if by pressure : curb

The meaning of the word repress is to check by or as if by pressure : curb.

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vividvery strong : very high in chroma
denotationan act or process of denoting
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umbragea feeling of pique or resentment at some often fancied slight or insult
gauntexcessively thin and angular
ligneousof or resembling wood
queuea braid of hair usually worn hanging at the back of the head
brindledhaving obscure dark streaks or flecks on a usually gray or tawny ground