GRE Word List


satisfy to the full; satisfy to excess; cloy

The meaning of the word sate is satisfy to the full; satisfy to excess; cloy.

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lodemetal-bearing vein(long deposit of an ore)
vulgarof the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
stampstep on heavily (so as to crush or extinguish); put an end to; imprint or impress with a mark, design, or seal; shape with a die; characterize; Ex. machine stamping out car bodies; Ex. newspaper stamping him as a liar; N. stamping; implement used to stamp; impression stamped; mark; Ex. Her remarks bear the stamp of truth.
razedestroy completely; Ex. raze the city to the ground
ferretdrive or hunt out of hiding; hunt with ferrets; drive out (as from a hiding place); expel; uncover or discover by searching; Ex. ferret out the secret; N. small fierce animal which catches rats and rabbits by going into their holes
optimummost favorable; optimal; N: most favorable condition
pretendfeign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
bedragglewet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
annealreduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)