GRE Word List

SHED

small roofed structure for storage and shelter; V: pour forth; lose by natural process; repel without allowing penetration; radiate; cast; Ex. shed tears/light/water/skin/leaves

The meaning of the word shed is small roofed structure for storage and shelter; V: pour forth; lose by natural process; repel without allowing penetration; radiate; cast; Ex. shed tears/light/water/skin/leaves.

Random words

WordMeaning
bemoanlament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
paltryinsignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
jumblemix in a confused way
occidentthe West
errantwandering (esp. in search of adventure); straying from proper moral standards; Ex. knight-errant
ethosunderlying character of a culture, group, etc.; character or ideas peculiar to a specific person, group, or culture; Ex. the company ethos
sustainsuffer (harm or loss); experience; support; prop; maintain; keep in existence; nourish (to maintain life); Ex. sustain the family/the trapped miners
progenychildren; offspring; descendants
amplifyincrease in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
spruceneat and trim in appearance; smart; Ex. Be spruce for your job interview; V.