GRE Word List


to cut off the hair from

The meaning of the word shear is to cut off the hair from.

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poseto set forth or offer for attention or consideration
effectuateto cause or bring about (something) : to put (something) into effect or operation : effect
vegetateto lead a passive existence without exertion of body or mind
ambivalencesimultaneous and contradictory attitudes or feelings (such as attraction and repulsion) toward an object, person, or action
winceto shrink back involuntarily (as from pain) : flinch
deifyto make a god of
enormityan outrageous, improper, vicious, or immoral act
forebodingthe act of one who forebodes
debauchto corrupt by intemperance or sensuality
pryto look closely or inquisitively