GRE Word List

SLAKE

subside

The meaning of the word slake is subside.

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WordMeaning
pass_offpresent falsely; represent falsely to be
alloythe degree of mixture with base metals : fineness
engenderbeget
implicitcapable of being understood from something else though unexpressed : implied
quandarya state of perplexity or doubt
hatcha small door or opening (as in an airplane or spaceship)
tundraa level or rolling treeless plain that is characteristic of arctic and subarctic regions, consists of black mucky soil with a permanently frozen subsoil, and has a dominant vegetation of mosses, lichens, herbs, and dwarf shrubs
flushto fly away suddenly
defaultfailure to do something required by duty or law : neglect
witlessdestitute of wit or understanding : foolish