GRE Word List

SPOOF

parody

The meaning of the word spoof is parody.

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waifhomeless child or animal; Ex. waifs and strays
bilioussuffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated
steadfaststeadily loyal; unswerving; steady
fracasbrawl(noisy quarrel or fight) in which a number of people take part; melee
sovereigntycomplete independence and self-government (of a country); supremacy of authority; power to govern
relapsereturn to a former state (esp. after improvement); N.
optimummost favorable; optimal; N: most favorable condition
pugnacitycombativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
antidoteremedy to counteract a poison or disease; Ex. antidote to the economic troubles
bankheap; piled-up mass; embankment; lateral tilting (as of an aircraft in turning); V: pile up; protect with a bank; tilt in turning