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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genealogyan account of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or from older forms
detonationthe action or process of detonating
stalematea drawing position in chess in which a player is not in checkmate but has no legal move to play
valedictionan act of bidding farewell
acuitykeenness of perception
intrudeto thrust oneself in without invitation, permission, or welcome
benedictionthe invocation (see invocation
ransackto look through thoroughly in often a rough way
commandeerto compel to perform military service