GRE Word List

SPLICE

join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.

The meaning of the word splice is join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N..

Random words

WordMeaning
ductilemalleable; pliable; (of metals) easily pulled into shape; flexible; (of someone) easily influenced or controlled
gaudyflashy; showy
maceratesoften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
jauntycheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
posteritydescendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
awrydistorted; crooked; bent; Ex. Our plans have gone awry.
stoliddull; impassive; showing little emotion when strong feelings are expected
unassumingmodest; Ex. the champion's unassuming manner
subsidydirect financial aid by government, etc.; V. subsidize: assist with a subsidy
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