GRE Word List

SLUR

pronounce indistinctly; speak indistinctly; mumble

The meaning of the word slur is pronounce indistinctly; speak indistinctly; mumble.

Random words

WordMeaning
repertoirelist of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
mongrelplant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
bereavementstate of being deprived of something valuable or beloved; state of being bereaved or bereft
waylayambush; lie in wait for and attack
tempospeed of music
benefactorgift giver; patron; person who does good or who gives money for a good purpose
pestilentialcausing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
predilectionpreference; partiality
intersticenarrow space between things
titularof a title; in name only; nominal; having the title of an office without the obligations; Ex. titular head of the company