GRE Word List


having the power, property, or capacity of retaining

The meaning of the word retentive is having the power, property, or capacity of retaining.

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quenchput out
browbeatto intimidate or disconcert by a stern manner or arrogant speech : bully
subsidya grant or gift of money: such as
accompliceone associated with another especially in wrongdoing
extraneousexisting on or coming from the outside
clapto strike (two things, such as two flat, hard surfaces) together so as to produce a sharp percussive noise
filingan act or instance of using a file
collationa light meal allowed on fast days in place of lunch or supper
insidioushaving a gradual and cumulative effect : subtle
dolta stupid person