GRE Word List

SHIFT

to exchange for or replace by another : change

The meaning of the word shift is to exchange for or replace by another : change.

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WordMeaning
adjacentnot distant : nearby
poreto gaze intently
leveea reception held by a person of distinction on rising from bed
inveighto protest or complain bitterly or vehemently : rail
quirkan abrupt twist or curve
accelerateto move faster : to gain speed
pastichea literary, artistic, musical, or architectural work that imitates the style of previous work
paupera person destitute of means except such as are derived from charity
cholericeasily moved to often unreasonable or excessive anger : hot-tempered
nattytrimly neat and tidy : smart