GRE Word List

SLAUGHTER

killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers

The meaning of the word slaughter is killing of animals for food; massacre; V: butcher (animals) for food; kill in large numbers.

Random words

WordMeaning
minatorymenacing; threatening
wranglequarrel noisily; obtain through arguing; herd cattle; N.
expenditurepayment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
mediatesettle a dispute through the services of an outsider; act as an intermediary; produce by mediating; Ex. mediate a cease-fire
randomwithout definite purpose, plan, or aim; haphazard; Ex. random shots; Ex. chosen at random
arablefit for growing crops; Ex. arable land
renovaterestore to good condition; renew
anthologybook of literary selections by various authors; CF. omnibus
nonchalanceindifference; lack of concern; composure; ADJ. nonchalant: unconcerned; cool; indifferent; Ex. nonchalant attitude to his debts
inditewrite; compose