GRE Word List


to make a smudge on

The meaning of the word smudge is to make a smudge on.

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squanderto spend extravagantly or foolishly : dissipate
lubricateto make smooth or slippery
pillorya device formerly used for publicly punishing offenders consisting of a wooden frame with holes in which the head and hands can be locked
physiognomythe art of discovering temperament and character from outward appearance
noxiousphysically harmful or destructive to living beings
compulsivehaving power to compel
baroqueof, relating to, or having the characteristics of a style of artistic expression prevalent especially in the 17th century that is marked generally by use of complex forms, bold ornamentation, and the juxtaposition of contrasting elements often conveying a sense of drama, movement, and tension
vicaran ecclesiastical agent: such as
throttleto compress the throat of : choke
distractto draw or direct (something, such as someone's attention) to a different object or in different directions at the same time