GRE Word List

SCRAP

small bit or fragment; discarded waste material; fight; Ex. a scrap of paper/cloth; V: break into parts for disposal; discard as worthless; fight; quarrel

The meaning of the word scrap is small bit or fragment; discarded waste material; fight; Ex. a scrap of paper/cloth; V: break into parts for disposal; discard as worthless; fight; quarrel.

Random words

WordMeaning
abnegationrenunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
sanctuaryplace of refuge; shelter; shrine; holy place; Ex. The outlaw was granted sanctuary in the church.
inestimableimpossible to estimate; (apprec) invaluable; of immeasurable worth
inalienablenot to be taken away; nontransferable; Ex. inalienable rights
entomologystudy of insects
toxicpoisonous; N. toxicity
calculateddeliberately planned; likely
swaggerwalk or behave with an over-confident manner
jeopardizeendanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger
exquisitedelicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry