GRE Word List

RUSTICATE

banish to the country; dwell in the country

The meaning of the word rusticate is banish to the country; dwell in the country.

Random words

WordMeaning
defiancerefusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
smeltmelt (ore) for separating and removing the metal; melt or blend ores changing their chemical composition
grumblecomplain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
doggeddetermined; stubborn; stubbornly persevering; tenacious; Ex. Inspector Javert's dogged pursuit of Jean Valjean
enhanceincrease; make greater (as in value, reputation, or usefulness); improve
gnarlprotruding knot on a tree; V.
pathologicalpertaining to disease; N. pathology: study of disease
parecut away the outer covering or skin of (with a knife); trim; Ex. pare apples/expenses
deludedeceive
honesharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool