GRE Word List


smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly

The meaning of the word simper is smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly.

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propellantsubstance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
blackballvote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
humilityhumbleness of spirit
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jocosegiven to(having a tendency of) joking
anthologybook of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
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ventilateadmit fresh air into to replace stale air
multilingualhaving many languages; fluent in several languages
minusculeextremely small