GRE Word List
Essential English Words with Meaning and Sentences #3
Essential English Words with Meanin...
The meaning of the word rift is narrow opening in a large mass; break in a friendly relation; Ex. through a rift in the clouds; OP. reconcilation.
|toxic||poisonous; N. toxicity|
|jetsam||things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)|
|impediment||hindrance; stumbling-block; speech defect preventing clear articulation; Ex. speech impediment|
|regatta||boat or yacht race|
|ravel||fall apart into tangles; entangle; unravel or untwist|
|demagogue||person who appeals to people's prejudice; false leader of people; CF. demagoguery|
|spatula||broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing|
|corpuscle||red or white cell in the blood|