GRE Word List

SHOVE

push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N.

The meaning of the word shove is push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
debilitateweaken (esp. through heat, hunger, illness); enfeeble
egregiousnotorious; conspicuously bad or shocking
decrepitudestate of collapse or weakness caused by illness or old age
cerebralpertaining to the brain or intellect; intellectual rather than emotional; CF. cerebrum
gentrypeople of standing(rank or position); people of good family or high social position; class of people just below nobility
waylayambush; lie in wait for and attack
shirkavoid (responsibility, work, etc.); malinger
rapturegreat joy and delight; ecstasy; ADJ. rapturous
wrestobtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
maniacalraging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm