GRE Word List


to burn a surface of so as to change its color and texture

The meaning of the word scorch is to burn a surface of so as to change its color and texture.

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gaudyostentatiously or tastelessly ornamented
tarantulaany of various large, typically ground-dwelling, hairy, mygalomorph spiders (family Theraphosidae) of warm regions that possess venomous fangs used to subdue and kill prey (such as insects, centipedes, frogs, and mice) caught by ambush or chase and that construct silk-lined burrows but do not build webs to trap food
snipa small piece that is snipped off
marsupialany of an order (Marsupialia) of mammals comprising kangaroos, wombats, bandicoots, opossums, and related animals that do not develop a true placenta and that usually have a pouch on the abdomen of the female which covers the teats and serves to carry the young
inveigleto win over by wiles : entice
entourageone's attendants or associates
calligraphyartistic, stylized, or elegant handwriting or lettering
disburseto pay out : expend especially from a fund
episodicmade up of separate especially loosely connected episodes