GRE Word List


move hastily; hurry; move briskly

The meaning of the word scurry is move hastily; hurry; move briskly.

Random words

annealreduce brittleness and improve toughness by heating and cooling (metal or glass)
prefigurebe a sign of; foreshadow
intractableunruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child
reveriedaydream; abstracted musing
objectivenot influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim
fortestrong point or special talent in a person's character
trenchantcutting; incisive; keen
unregeneratemaking no attempt to change one's bad practices
intriguemake secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
excisecut away; cut out; N: government tax on good produced and used inside a country; N. excision