GRE Word List

SCORCH

sear; N.

The meaning of the word scorch is sear; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
petrifyturn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
resilientelastic; having the power of springing back; able to recover quickly (as from misfortune)
somaticpertaining to the body; bodily; physical
basecontemptible; morally bad; inferior in value or quality; Ex. base motives/conduct; Ex. base metal such as iron
strutsupporting bar; CF. airplane wingΐΜ³ͺ building ΅ξΐ» support
dregssediment in a liquid; lees; worthless residue
reimburserepay; pay back
compensatorymaking up for; repaying
hideskin of an animal
compassionsympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate