GRE Word List

SNIVEL

complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me.

The meaning of the word snivel is complain or whine tearfully; run at the nose; snuffle; Ex. Don't come back sniveling to me..

Random words

WordMeaning
collaboratework together; cooperate treasonably with the enemy
checkeredmarked by great changes in fortune; with many changes of fortuene; CF. checked: having a pattern of squares
endorseapprove; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
rapaciousvoracious; ravenous; taking everything one can; excessively grasping; plundering; subsisting on live prey; Ex. rapacious birds
woegreat sorrow; deep inconsolable grief; affliction; suffering; Ex. financial woes
solicitousanxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
unwontedunaccustomed; unusual; Ex. He arrived with unwonted punctuality.
tangibleable to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
doloroussorrowful; N. dolor
nostalgiahomesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic