GRE Word List


laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats

The meaning of the word scoff is laugh (at); mock; ridicule; Ex. scoff at their threats.

Random words

barefacedshameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
impassablenot able to be traveled or crossed
addendumaddition; appendix to book; something that is added (as at the end of a speech or book)
depositiontestimony under oath; deposing; dethroning
yeomanman or farmer owning small estate; middle-class farmer
rideramendment or clause added to a legislative bill
raconteurstory-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
submissivewilling to obey orders; yielding; timid
acousticsscience of sound; quality that makes a room easy or hard to hear in
odoriferousgiving off an odor