GRE Word List


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.

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maceceremonial staff used as a symbol of authority; clublike medieval weapon
arroyogully; narrow channel formed by rainwater
derelictionneglect of duty; abandonment
respirationbreathing; exhalation; ADJ. respiratory
foildefeat; frustrate; prevent from being successful; thwart; CF. fail
flutter(of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
perjuryfalse testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
bemusedconfused; lost in thought; preoccupied
dislodgeremove (forcibly); force out of a position; Ex. dislodge the food caught in his throat; CF. lodge