GRE Word List


a severe or formal reproof

The meaning of the word reprimand is a severe or formal reproof.

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glareto shine with a harsh uncomfortably brilliant light
vapidlacking flavor, zest, interest, animation, or spirit : flat
partialof or relating to a part rather than the whole : not general or total
loathunwilling to do something contrary to one's ways of thinking : reluctant
draughta rough written version of something that is not yet in its final form; to write the first rough version of something such as a letter, speech, book or law; to choose people and send them somewhere for a special task
hinterlandsa region lying inland from a coast
incentivesomething that incites or has a tendency to incite to determination or action
ludicrousamusing or laughable through obvious absurdity, incongruity, exaggeration, or eccentricity
talonthe claw of an animal and especially of a bird of prey
jeopardizeto expose to danger or risk : imperil