GRE Word List


rotate swiftly; make (thread) by twisting (cotton, wool, etc.); N.

The meaning of the word spin is rotate swiftly; make (thread) by twisting (cotton, wool, etc.); N..

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asymmetricnot identical on both sides of a dividing central line
redressremedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
bastardillegitimate child
tramplestep heavily with the feet; crush under the feet
intangiblenot able to be perceived by touch; vague
obtrudepush (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
antiquemade in an earlier period and usu. valuable; N: object that was made in an earlier period and that is rare or valuable
introspectivelooking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination
ineffableunutterable; not to be uttered; taboo; that cannot be expressed in speech; indescribable; unspeakable; inexpressible; Ex. ineffable name/joy