GRE Word List

RETALIATE

to return like for like

The meaning of the word retaliate is to return like for like.

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WordMeaning
homeostasisa relatively stable state of equilibrium or a tendency toward such a state between the different but interdependent elements or groups of elements of an organism, population, or group
schismdivision
demoniacpossessed or influenced by a demon
refraincurb
austerestern and cold in appearance or manner
temerityunreasonable or foolhardy contempt of danger or opposition : rashness
swelterto suffer, sweat, or be faint from heat
gentilitythe condition of belonging to the gentry
stumbleto fall into sin or waywardness
grossglaringly noticeable usually because of inexcusable badness or objectionableness