GRE Word List

STINT

supply; allotted amount of work; assigned portion of work; limitation; Ex. two-year stint in the army; Ex. without stint

The meaning of the word stint is supply; allotted amount of work; assigned portion of work; limitation; Ex. two-year stint in the army; Ex. without stint.

Random words

WordMeaning
patoislocal or provincial dialect
dazzlemake blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
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briskquick and active; marked by liveliness and vigor
expostulationprotest; remonstrance; reasoning with someone to correct or dissuade; V. expostulate
halehealthy
irresoluteuncertain how to act; weak; lacking in resolution; indecisive; N. irresolution
inamoratawoman whom a man loves
prefatoryintroductory; of a preface
whiffpuff or gust (of air, scent, etc.); short-lasting smell; hint; Ex. whiff of perfume/scandal