GRE Word List

SNIP

short quick cut with scissors; V: cut with scissors

The meaning of the word snip is short quick cut with scissors; V: cut with scissors.

Random words

WordMeaning
slipshodslovenly; careless; sloppy; untidy; shabby; Ex. slipshod work
infestinhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
snubignore or behave coldly toward; Ex. I made a suggestion but she snubbed me; N.
infringeviolate (a law); encroach (the right of another person)
cataclysmdeluge; upheaval; earthquake; violent and sudden event or change
ungainly(of someone) awkward in movement; clumsy; (of something) unwieldy; Ex. ungainly dancer/instrument
emollientsoothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
irreverencelack of proper respect or reverence; ADJ. irreverent
ameliorateimprove
equanimitycalmness of temperament; composure