GRE Word List

RUNIC

any of the characters of any of several alphabets used by the Germanic peoples from about the 3rd to the 13th centuries

The meaning of the word runic is any of the characters of any of several alphabets used by the Germanic peoples from about the 3rd to the 13th centuries.

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WordMeaning
chastiseto censure severely : castigate
veracioustruthful
nourishmentfood
regattaa rowing, speedboat, or sailing race or a series of such races
elucidateto make lucid especially by explanation or analysis
outwitto get the better of by superior cleverness : outsmart
tickleto touch (a body part, a person, etc.) lightly so as to excite the surface nerves and cause uneasiness, laughter, or spasmodic movements
monographa learned treatise on a small area of learning
grandiloquenta lofty, extravagantly colorful, pompous, or bombastic style, manner, or quality especially in language
dehydrateto remove bound water or hydrogen and oxygen from (a chemical compound) in the proportion in which they form water