GRE Word List

SHEAF

bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together

The meaning of the word sheaf is bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together.

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WordMeaning
clapperstriker (tongue) of a bell
fretbe annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
honesharpen (a tool); N: whetstone for sharpening a tool
stoicstoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism
correlateeither of the correlated things; V.
prudeexcessively modest or proper person (who is easily shocked by improper things, esp. of a sexual nature); N. prudery; ADJ. prudish: excessively concerned with propriety
bestowconfer
importsignificance; importance; meaning
totemanimal, plant, or natural object serving as a symbol of a clan or family; representation of this; Ex. totem pole
wispythin; slight; barely discernible