GRE Word List


to smile in a smug or condescending way

The meaning of the word smirk is to smile in a smug or condescending way.

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parquetto furnish with a floor of parquet
skeptican adherent or advocate of skepticism
attenuateto lessen the amount, force, magnitude, or value of : weaken
cleaveto adhere firmly and closely or loyally and unwaveringly
imbecilitythe quality or state of being very stupid or foolish : utter foolishness
forbearancea refraining from the enforcement of something (such as a debt, right, or obligation) that is due
adhereto hold fast or stick by or as if by gluing, suction, grasping, or fusing
conformitycorrespondence in form, manner, or character : agreement
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