GRE Word List

SMEAR

a viscous or sticky substance

The meaning of the word smear is a viscous or sticky substance.

Random words

WordMeaning
skeptican adherent or advocate of skepticism
paltryinferior
brusquemarkedly short and abrupt
apocalypticof, relating to, or resembling an apocalypse
permeablecapable of being permeated : penetrable
acutecharacterized by sharpness or severity of sudden onset
derogatoryexpressive of a low opinion : disparaging
inductto put in formal possession (as of a benefice or office) : install
distraughtagitated with doubt or mental conflict or pain
glamoran exciting and often illusory and romantic attractiveness