GRE Word List


to draw out and twist fiber into yarn or thread

The meaning of the word spin is to draw out and twist fiber into yarn or thread.

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demagoguea leader who makes use of popular prejudices and false claims and promises in order to gain power
librettothe text of a work (such as an opera) for the musical theater
lotan object used as a counter in determining a question by chance see also throw in one's lot with
blighta disease or injury of plants marked by the formation of lesions, withering, and death of parts (such as leaves and tubers)
converseto exchange thoughts and opinions in speech : talk
incredulitythe quality or state of being incredulous : disbelief
intellectthe power of knowing as distinguished from the power to feel and to will : the capacity for knowledge
vindictivedisposed to seek revenge : vengeful
authenticateto prove or serve to prove to be real, true, or genuine
tritehackneyed or boring from much use : not fresh or original