GRE Word List


to scold or correct usually gently or with kindly intent

The meaning of the word reprove is to scold or correct usually gently or with kindly intent.

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premeditateto think about and revolve in the mind beforehand
subordinateplaced in or occupying a lower class, rank, or position : inferior
rebuffto reject or criticize sharply : snub
transparenthaving the property of transmitting light without appreciable scattering so that bodies lying beyond are seen clearly : pellucid
cordialshowing or marked by warm and often hearty friendliness, favor, or approval
stocka store or supply accumulated or available
accoladea mark of acknowledgment : award
oatha solemn usually formal calling upon God or a god to witness to the truth of what one says or to witness that one sincerely intends to do what one says
bargainan agreement between parties settling what each gives or receives in a transaction between them or what course of action or policy each pursues in respect to the other